Stranded Egyptians

Egypt activates operations room to support stranded expats

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 07:29 GMT

The ministry urged Egyptians to show solidarity towards stranded citizens abroad and announced means of communication with the ministry.

1,280 stranded Egyptians in Kuwait back home

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 08:16 GMT

The civil aviation directorate said in a press release that the stranded Egyptians left for Cairo, Sohag and Assiut.

174 Egyptians stranded in Qatar brought back home

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 10:33 GMT

The flight is within an air bridge operated by Egypt to bring home 3,000 citizens stuck in Qatar through Oman, where they arrive on an Omani airline. Those are carried daily to the Egyptian capital on 2 two flights operated by EgyptAir and Air Cairo.

Emirates to operate 4 flights to Cairo to help Egyptians get home

Fri, 12 Jun 2020 - 10:39 GMT

Emirates plans to operate four flights between Dubai and Cairo on June 14, 18, 19 and 21, state news agency WAM reported Thursday.

Cairo Airport receives 624 stranded Egyptians from Saudi Arabia

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 02:16 GMT

The Cairo International Airport has received on Sunday three exceptional flights from Saudi Arabia carrying 624 Egyptians, as part of the national efforts to expatriate stranded nationals abroad amid the coronavirus crisis.

Egypt repatriates 245 stranded nationals from Abu Dhabi

Fri, 29 May 2020 - 12:10 GMT

The plane landed in the airport on Thursday evening, coming from the Emirati capital, Abu Dhabi.

Exceptional flight brings back 153 stranded Egyptians from Muscat

Thu, 28 May 2020 - 10:01 GMT

This is the third exceptional plane to arrive from Muscat, a source at the airport said.

Egypt repatriates 160 stranded nationals from UAE

Wed, 27 May 2020 - 03:15 GMT

The expatriated arrivals have been tested for coronavirus and were moved to be quarantined for seven days.

Coronavirus: Egypt to operate last evacuation plane to Kuwait Thursday

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 08:47 GMT

Since the crisis started, a total of 36 flights have brought back Egyptians from Kuwait, the embassy added in a statement on Wednesday.

Egypt evacuates another 315 stranded nationals from Kuwait

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 01:51 GMT

The arrivals were tested for coronavirus and have been placed in quarantine for 14 days.

EgyptAir flight to leave Kuwait for Cairo on Sunday: Egypt's embassy

Fri, 08 May 2020 - 12:36 GMT

The Egyptian Embassy in Kuwait said that EgyptAir's flight which was postponed on March 31, will leave the Gulf country to Cairo on Sunday.

Egypt evacuates over 190 stranded nationals from Chad, Ghana, South Sudan

Thu, 07 May 2020 - 10:20 GMT

All the passengers would undergo the necessary preventive procedures, including being tested for the novel coronavirus and being quarantined for two weeks once they arrive at the airport, the source noted.

506 stranded Egyptians in Kiev, Moscow land in Marsa Alam Int'l Airport

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 08:33 GMT

164 stranded Egyptians have landed safely in Marsa Alam International Airport, Friday, on board of an exceptional flight coming from Ukrainian capital Kiev.

Egypt repatriates 288 citizens stranded in Ethiopia, Muscat, Kenya, Maldives

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 02:39 GMT

Two exceptional flights carrying 288 stranded Egyptian citizens from four countries landed in Marsa Alam International Airport, in the southeast of Egypt, as Egypt has worked to repatriate all expatriates who are willing to return amid the coronavirus cri

Civil Aviation Ministry operates 18 exceptional flights to return stranded Egyptians abroad

Wed, 29 Apr 2020 - 02:25 GMT

The Ministry of Civil Aviation operated a total of 18 exceptional flights to return stranded Egyptians abroad amid the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic.

Marsa Alam airport to receive 9 flights bringing back stranded Egyptians

Fri, 24 Apr 2020 - 02:26 GMT

Egypt's Embassy in Maldives said Friday a flight would be operate on April 30 to repatriate the Egyptians, stranded in the country after suspending the international flights due to the outbreak of coronavirus globally.