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Egyptair reinstates London Heathrow to Luxor Direct Flight

Egyptair reinstates London Heathrow to Luxor Direct Flight

17 February 2014 Airline News

EgyptAir has reinstated its service from London Heathrow to Luxor International, with the weekly flight departing each Monday. The move comes as the country tries so shepherd tourists away from the capital Cairo as it seeks to rebuild its shattered tourism industry.

EGYPTAIR receives 80th aircraft

EGYPTAIR receives 80th aircraft

15 July 2012 Airline News

EGYPTAIR welcomed the newest Boeing 737-800 to its fleet which now consists of 80 modern aircraft. The new medium range aircraft will operate on the European, Middle Eastern and African routes.

Sabre and EgyptAir ink deal

Sabre and EgyptAir ink deal

5 June 2012 Airline News

Sabre Travel Network Middle East (STNME) and EgyptAir have signed a multi-year distribution agreement which provides Sabre-connected travel agents around the world with access to the carrier’s full range of air fares.

Egyptair announces new chairman and CEO

Egyptair announces new chairman and CEO

2 January 2012 Press Release Airline News

Captain Hossam Kamal has taken over the position of chairman and CEO of EgyptAir Holding Company. Kamal brings more than 29 years of experience within EgyptAir and following his 2009 appointment as EgyptAir Holding vice chairman.

Hussein Massoud takes over as Egyptian minister of civil aviation

Hussein Massoud takes over as Egyptian minister of civil aviation

Hussein Massoud has been sworn in as the Egyptian minister of civil aviation, after being commissioned by the Egyptian prime minister Kamal El Ganzoury. After accepting the responsibilities of the new position, Massoud said: “The priorities in the next period will be directed towards organising the internal structure of the ministry and creating a homogeneous teamwork system.”

EGYPTAIR doubles flights to Libya

EGYPTAIR doubles flights to Libya

8 December 2011 Press Release Airline News

As a result of the increase in traffic between Egypt and Libya, and in response for its customers’ needs, EGYPTAIR took the decision of doubling the flights to the Libyan cities to become 21 weekly flights instead of 11 flights; by double daily flights to Tripoli starting 7th of Dec and a daily flight to Ben Ghazi starting 8th of Dec.