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.

Qatar's barbarity: Forced female invasive examinations turn int'l scandal

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 08:21 GMT

Qatari police officers are facing prison sentences after ordering a "humiliating" gynecological examination of Australian female travelers to search for the mother of a newborn girl who was found in a trash bin in the bathroom of Hamad International Airport.

25 foreigners barred from entering Egypt for not presenting PCR result

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 09:58 GMT

International flights were suspended in March but resumed in July.

President Sisi inaugurates Sphinx, New Administrative Capital airports

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 10:33 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi inaugurated on June 29, 2020 Sphinx Airport on Cairo-Alex Road and the New Administrative Capital airport via video-conference.

President Sisi to inaugurate projects eastern Cairo, airports Monday

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 07:58 GMT

The news was announced by Presidency Spokesperson Bassam Radi.

518 stranded Egyptians repatriated from Jordan, Italy, Saudi Arabia

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 - 03:05 GMT

Minister of Civil Aviation Mohamed Manar stated that around 57,000 stranded Egyptians have been brought home on 315 exceptional flights.

In pics: Marsa Alam Airport received 10K stranded Egyptian since April

Sat, 30 May 2020 - 01:50 GMT

Marsa Alam International Airport continues to receive flights carrying Egyptians back home since an air bridge was launched in April.

7k stranded Egyptians arrived in Marsa Alam over 60 days: sources

Sat, 16 May 2020 - 03:12 GMT

The sources pointed out that the airport has never received such huge numbers of passengers over a short period of time.

Plane carrying 320 Egyptians stranded in Moscow arrives at Marsa Allam airport

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 09:41 GMT

Plane carrying 320 Egyptians stranded in Moscow arrives at Marsa Allam airport.

Aviation Ministry continues sanitizing airports

Sun, 22 Mar 2020 - 04:38 GMT

The campaign involved the gates of the airport, arrival and departure halls, counters, trucks, floors, toilets and waiting lounges.

Egypt participates in Kuwait Aviation Show in mid-January

Wed, 08 Jan 2020 - 10:16 GMT

Head of the organizing committee of Kuwait Aviation Show 2020 Ahmed Ismail said that 37 countries, including Egypt, are participating in the exhibition.

First French flight lands at Sharm airport after years of hiatus

Sat, 21 Dec 2019 - 10:30 GMT

Flight 3034 coming from Charles de Gaulle Airport with 137 passengers on board landed on the airport of Sharm el Sheikh.

Passenger’s attempt to smuggle 4 gold, metal detectors thwarted

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 - 10:44 GMT

The passenger was coming from Dubai.

Fire at Ukrainian plane contained at Sharm El Sheikh airport

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 - 10:36 GMT

A fire at a Ukrainian plane landing in Sharm El Sheikh airport was contained, a well-placed source at the Civil Aviation Ministry said Saturday.

Airport southern Marsa Alam to be inaugurated soon

Mon, 04 Nov 2019 - 04:01 GMT

The ministry is finalizing the airfield lighting system.

Egypt, Russia officials to discuss in few days flights resumption

Mon, 04 Nov 2019 - 02:14 GMT

The minister of civil aviation made the announcement on Monday.

Sharm El Sheikh Airport annual capacity becomes 9M passengers

Mon, 04 Nov 2019 - 12:39 GMT

Terminal 2 of Sharm El Sheikh International Airport was enlarged and pilot operation started on Monday.

Trial of Terminal 2 at Sharm el-Sheikh Airport on Thursday

Tue, 29 Oct 2019 - 02:16 GMT

The experimental operation of Terminal 2 at Sharm el-Sheikh Airport will kick off Thursday after the first phase of the development and modernization works finalized.

EgyptAir plane hijacker sentenced to life

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 - 09:22 GMT

Alexandria Criminal Court sentenced EgyptAir plane hijacker to life on Tuesday as he was charged of committing the crime for terrorist purposes.

Cairo airport prepares for receiving Egyptian pilgrims

Sun, 11 Aug 2019 - 07:57 GMT

The airport put a plan, in cooperation with concerned bodies, to facilitate all measures for the Pilgrims, particularly for people with special needs, the official added.