Egyptian Ambassador to Malta Khaled Anis held on Thursday an online meeting with the executive manager of the Air Malta and head of board of directors of Air Cairo to discuss resuming direct flights between Egypt and Malta to enhance trade and tourism exchange.
As per the decision, Egypt has so far transferred around 4,000 Ukrainian tourists to European states, Cabinet Spokesman Nader Saad said.
The airliner is scheduled to operate a weekly flight from Uzbekistan to Sharm El-Sheikh until the end of the current winter season.
164 stranded Egyptians have landed safely in Marsa Alam International Airport, Friday, on board of an exceptional flight coming from Ukrainian capital Kiev.
Both flights come within the second batch of exceptional flights to bring home Egyptians stuck abroad because of COVID-19 outbreak.
EgyptAir will operate 12 flights, while Air Cairo will run 10 flights on April 21-30.
The first regular flight of Air Cairo was prepared to depart from Milano Malpensa Airport in Italy on Sunday to go to Sharm El-Sheikh International Airport.
The commercial manager of Air Cairo Company has declared the first weekly flight from Milano to Sharm El-Sheikh will be on Sunday
Weekly flights from Denmark to Sharm el-Sheikh and from Italy to Marsa Alam will be available starting from November, according to a statement by Air Cairo.
Tourism Minister Yehia Rashed on Thursday held a number of meetings on the sidelines of his participation in the TTG Incontri exhibition.
Air Cairo launched regular flights between Egypt's Red Sea resort of Sharm el Sheikh and Danish capital Copenhagen.
The first Air Cairo flight no. SM 998 Hurghada – Yerevan in Armenia landed at Hurghada International Airport on Tuesday morning.
EgyptAir's Air Cairo Company will operate direct flights from Sharm El Sheikh and Hurghada to Armenia and back twice a week until the end of the year.