Government: EgyptAir is not for sale

Thu, 26 Jan 2023 - 03:57 GMT

“EgyptAir stressed that it is a national company that will remain owned by the state and cannot be abandoned in any way as it is one of the main arms of the state in the aviation transport system,” the center said in a statement.

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.

Egypt-China direct flights to increase soon, return to pre-pandemic level: Ambassador Liqiang

Sat, 21 Jan 2023 - 11:51 GMT

China’s Ambassador to Cairo Liao Liqiang said direct flights between the Egyptian and Chinese airports will increase soon so that they return to the pre-pandemic levels.

EgyptAir increases direct flights between Cairo, Moscow

Sat, 17 Dec 2022 - 09:43 GMT

The company also decided to increase direct flights between Moscow and Sharm El-Sheikh and Hurghada airports to reach 28 flights as of the beginning of next January, in coordination with tourism agents.

Hours before COP27 kickoff, 1st EgyptAir flight using aviation biofuel arrives Sharm El Sheikh

Sat, 05 Nov 2022 - 11:35 GMT

The first Egypt-Air flight that uses Sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) arrived Saturday at Sharm El-Sheikh International Airport in Egypt, coming from Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris, with number of participants in the Climate Summit (COP27) on board.

EgyptAir to re-open its office in Libya’s Tripoli

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 10:29 GMT

EgyptAir is completing the equipment of its office in Tripoli, in preparation for the return of its regular flights to the Libyan city of Benghazi, besides the operation of some internal special flights.

EgyptAir resumes flights to Libya's Mitiga airport after 8-year hiatus

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 - 05:43 GMT

However, the current flights are temporary.

EgyptAir passes GHS Safety Test, implements previous recommendations

Mon, 11 Jul 2022 - 01:34 GMT

EgyptAir announced Monday that it had passed the GHS Safety Test, which took place on July 3-7.

On the occasion of its 90th anniversary, founded in May ,1932, EGYPTAIR became the first established company  in the Middle East and Africa and the seventh in the world.

Sun, 03 Jul 2022 - 11:28 GMT

This issuance is to commemorate and document this occasion within the framework of the state's keenness to support the national institutions and document the historical events as well as the national projects.

EgyptAir celebrates 90th anniversary of foundation

Sat, 07 May 2022 - 02:51 GMT

The national company was established on May 7, 1932, to be the first operating airline in the Middle East and Africa and the seventh airline in the world.

Pilots’ association to take legal action over Flight 804 allegations

Fri, 06 May 2022 - 09:26 GMT

The Egyptian Pilots Association said Friday it would take legal action to protect the reputation of the national cabin crew and pilots over malicious foreign reports on the EgyptAir Flight 804 crash in 2016.

EgyptAir resumes flights to Mumbai after 2-year hiatus due to COVID-19

Mon, 02 May 2022 - 04:31 GMT

Air Canada will start operating direct flights to the Cairo International Airport on Wednesday, May 4, after a 6-month hiatus due Coronavirus.

EgyptAir resumes flights to Libya's Benghazi after 11-year of suspension

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 10:57 GMT

EgyptAir resumed on Monday its direct flights between Cairo and the Libyan city of Benghazi after an 11-year hiatus due to the deteriorating security situation.

EgyptAir resumes Cairo-Moscow flights on Friday after weeks of hiatus

Fri, 15 Apr 2022 - 11:49 GMT

Flag carrier EgyptAir will resume flights on Friday between Cairo and Moscow after weeks of hiatus in the wake of the Russia-Ukraine crisis.

EgyptAir operates flights between Cairo, Libya's Benghazi as of April 18

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 - 12:55 GMT

Egypt's air flag carrier company said a statement Wednesday that the operation of the flights is part its keenness to boost its presence in Africa.

EgyptAir to resume flights between Cairo, Moscow as of April 15

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 07:02 GMT

EgyptAir announced, Tuesday the resumption of its direct flights MS729 / MS730 between Cairo and Moscow as of April 15, with one flight a day.

Putting the expansion plan in Africa back on track ,the first EGYPTAIR flight to take off to Kinshasa

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 01:01 GMT

The first EGYPTAIR flight MS863 took off from Cairo International Airport to Kinshasa , the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with the beginning of the operation of the new airline between the two countries, in continuation of the National Company's ambitious plan to expand its network to reach many significant points in Africa.

EgyptAir participates in 2 events aiming to transfer Egypt to cargo logistics hub, enhancing regional cooperation in maintenance works

Sat, 19 Mar 2022 - 10:39 GMT

EgyptAir participates in 2 events on the establishment of a logistics area for air freight and partnership in maintenance and technical works

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.

Egypt transfers Ukraine’s tourists to neighboring European states for free

Sat, 05 Mar 2022 - 08:43 GMT

As per the decision, Egypt has so far transferred around 4,000 Ukrainian tourists to European states, Cabinet Spokesman Nader Saad said.