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5 Egyptian airports received health accreditation from ACI

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 02:18 GMT

The AHA accreditation was launched for a safe travel amid the rising risk of infection with Coronavirus pandemic.

EgyptAir: Travelers heading to UK, France obliged to provide negative PCR test

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 11:27 GMT

Egypt’s flag-carrier, EgyptAir has set new measures on flights heading to UK and France to protect travelers from contracting Coronavirus.

Egypt suspends issuance of licenses for new travel agencies for 1 year

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 11:27 GMT

The country does not need more of them at this stage.

Hurghada receives 1st tourist flight from Swiss Airlines

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 04:10 GMT

Hurghada International Airport received on Sunday the first tourist flight from Switzerlan aboard the Swiss International Air Lines.

Egypt’s tourism in 10 years: 102.8M visitors, $84.3B revenues

Sat, 19 Dec 2020 - 01:14 GMT

A total of 102.8 million tourists visited Egypt during the past 10 years, according to the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS).

The ‘Ithaca’ of Egypt.. Siwa Oasis has a soul as mystic and kind as you may imagine

Sun, 13 Dec 2020 - 06:26 GMT

It’s true the journey sometimes is more important than the destination, but this is not the case with Siwa Oasis.

Sharm el-Sheikh Airport receives 1st Air Cairo flight from Uzbekistan

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 12:03 GMT

The airliner is scheduled to operate a weekly flight from Uzbekistan to Sharm El-Sheikh until the end of the current winter season.

Egypt's tourism 'winter season' dead, sector to rehabilitate in March: businessman

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 02:13 GMT

He added that the occupancy rates of Sharm El Sheikh and Hurghada hotels are currently 20 percent of the 50 percent designated by the government.

Kuwait may lift ban on commercial flights from 34 countries, including Egypt

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 03:36 GMT

The proposal was submitted to the Supreme Committee to resume commercial flights, by implementing the 14-day institutional quarantine period in Kuwait for those who are coming from the banned countries.

UAE citizens allowed to conduct PCR test only upon arrival to Dubai

Sat, 03 Oct 2020 - 11:45 GMT

“For residents and tourists, a PCR test is mandatory prior to departure for Dubai.

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.

EgyptAir to operate 41 flights to 27 various destinations on Sunday

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 - 10:28 GMT

EgyptAir will operate on Sunday 41 flights to carry about 5,100 passengers to 27 various destinations.

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.

EgyptAir operates 4 exceptional flights to KSA to return stranded nationals

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 03:28 GMT

EgyptAir, the flagship carrier, is operating four exceptional flights to Saudi Arabia to return Egyptian nationals that were stranded amid suspended flights due to the spread of coronavirus pandemic.

'Only in Egypt' can you immerse yourself into history and 3 hours later enjoy Red Sea beach

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 04:09 GMT

During a Saturday visit to Upper Egypt’s Luxor and the Red Sea’s Hurghada, Antiquities Minister Khaled el-Enany said Egypt gives tourists the opportunity to see into Pharaonic history and enjoy the beach in one day.

EgyptAir resumes flights to Accra, Lagos, Abuja

Mon, 07 Sep 2020 - 02:35 GMT

Egypt’s state-owned flag carrier EgyptAir announced resuming direct flights between Cairo and Accra in Ghana at a rate of two flights per week as of Thursday.

Egypt received 130K tourists in past 2 months: Aviation Min.

Wed, 02 Sep 2020 - 02:16 GMT

Minister of Civil Aviation Mohamed Manar added that the aviation sector is one of the sectors that stopped completely due to pandemic.

EgyptAir to operate 27 flights Wednesday

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 - 05:01 GMT

EgyptAir will operate on Wednesday 27 flights carrying 2,800 passengers to 17 different destinations.

EgyptAir, Air Cairo activate cooperation agreement

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 - 09:53 GMT

The agreement was aimed at increasing the presence of the two companies in new markets.

Cairo Airport receives 8,994 passengers aboard 83 flights

Sat, 22 Aug 2020 - 04:47 GMT

The airport also operated 74 travel flights that departed to several destinations: European, Arab, Asian or African, carrying 7,748 passengers.

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