The passenger was involved in a smuggling attempt in 2019.
Before applying fines 20 months ago, the number of passengers who committed such violation was 50 million per annum.
The decision follows an incident that was videotaped by a passenger, and went viral on social media.
Three exceptional flights operated by Jazeera Airways brought home 480 Egyptians stuck in Kuwait on Saturday evening.
Both flights come within the second batch of exceptional flights to bring home Egyptians stuck abroad because of COVID-19 outbreak.
They arrived on April 26, and were transported to the quarantine hotel.
The Egyptian Armed Forces carried out the fourth sterilization round in Cairo.
The passenger was coming from Dubai.
Terminal 2 of Sharm El Sheikh International Airport was enlarged and pilot operation started on Monday.
He will be detained for further 15 days pending investigation.
The Ministry of Civil Aviation inaugurated on Tuesday Terminal 2 at Hurghada International Airport to serve domestic and international flights.
The Cairo customs authority has aborted an attempt to smuggle mobile phones and smart watches worth more than LE800K.
Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) finance division has launched an online platform to grab a share of used car sales in Germany.
Ryanair chief operations officer Michael Hickey will resign from the end of the month, the airline said on Friday.
U.S. taxi firm Uber is prepared to make concessions as it seeks to reverse a decision by London authorities not to renew its license in the city.
The Cairo International Airport Customs arrested a passenger while attempting to smuggle €150,000 ($179,578.50) from Paris on Wednesday.
The biggest passenger jet ever made by Brazil's Embraer SA (EMBR3.SA) may become its top-selling model.
Cairo Airport security authorities arrested a passenger who threatened to bomb a flight coming from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.