EgyptAir to operate 13 flights monthly between Egypt, China starting March 2023

Sun, 22 Jan 2023 - 10:15 GMT

The first group of Chinese tourists arrived in Cairo on Friday after a three-year hiatus caused by COVID-19.

Syrian Air adds 2 weekly flights between Cairo, Damascus

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 03:18 GMT

Syrian Air made the announcement Wednesday.

Deputy FM announces updated number of Ukraine-fled Egyptian students who wait to be brought back home

Sun, 06 Mar 2022 - 10:33 GMT

The diplomat noted that those will be flown back on the jets that will transport Ukrainian tourists from Egyptian resort towns to those same countries free of charge.

Egyptian Aviation Ministry discloses preparations for COP27

Wed, 09 Feb 2022 - 04:43 GMT

The first of which is that the number of flights between Cairo and the resort town will be raised.

EgyptAir announces falsity of threat message found on flight to Moscow

Wed, 27 Oct 2021 - 02:03 GMT

EgyptAir jet A220-300 had to return to Cairo International Airport 22 minutes after the take-off Wednesday.

Egypt, Brazil to launch direct flight between Cairo, Sao Paolo

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 09:24 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli discussed with Brazilian Ambassador to Cairo Antonio Patriota Wednesday launching a direct flight between the Egyptian and Brazilian capitals.

Sharm El Sheikh airport receives 1st Armenia Airways flight

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 11:19 GMT

There were 124 passengers on board.

Egypt's Hurghada International Airpor receives first flight from Prague

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 - 11:10 GMT

The company is operating two weekly flights to Hurghada International Airport.

Indian passenger barred entry at Cairo Airport over COVID infection

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 02:12 GMT

The Quarantine authorities at Cairo International Airport barred a family coming from a Riyadh from entry, as did not submit a PCR test of their children.

Egypt-KSA flights to stop Wednesday per Saudi travel suspension

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 01:44 GMT

Authorities at Cairo International Airport will start suspending flights to Saudi Arabia as of Wednesday night, in accordance with a recent decision by Saudi Arabia.

Russian delegation to visit Hurghada airport on Jan. 27

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 09:31 GMT

The process will take place for a week as that should be the last visit of its kind within a series of negotiations to resume direct Russian flights to the resort town.

EgyptAir begins operating flights from Romania to Sharm El Sheikh, Hurghada

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 08:40 GMT

The jets operated are Airbus A320Neo, Airbus A220-300, and Boeing B737-800.

Egypt, Senegal mull operating Cairo-Dakar direct flight route

Wed, 30 Sep 2020 - 12:23 GMT

Both officials discussed ways to enhance joint cooperation in the fields of air transport.

Hurghada Int’l Airport receives 1st Swiss Company Chair flight

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 - 02:41 GMT

Hurghada International Airport received the first flight of the Swiss Company Chair airline, GM3506 Airbus A319, coming from Zurich, Switzerland.

25 foreigners barred from entering Egypt for not presenting PCR result

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 09:58 GMT

International flights were suspended in March but resumed in July.

Kuwait to review decision of suspending flights from Egypt

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 - 11:58 GMT

The ministers also discussed the status of Egyptian and Kuwaiti expats in both states.

7th A320neo airbus joins EgyptAir fleet

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 11:22 GMT

Cairo International Airport received the seventh A320neo Airbus carrying the letters SU-GFP coming from Toulouse in France to join the fleet of the state-owned flag carrier EgyptAir.

174 Egyptian expats stranded in Qatar repatriated via Oman

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 03:45 GMT

A flight repatriating 174 Egyptian expats stranded in Qatar landed in Cairo Sunday from Oman, where they were transiting.

EgyptAir operates 425 flights repatriating 77K stranded Egyptians

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 07:31 GMT

Roshdy said in a phone-in that the company was ready to carry home more citizens if requested.

4 exceptional flights repatriate 395 stranded Egyptian expats

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 01:31 GMT

Those were stuck in Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Italy and Qatar.