Tuesday, August 20, 2013

► EGYPT: Egyptair planning Ndjamena, Jakarta flights this December.

EgyptairIn line with previously announced plans to expand its international network during the Winter 2013/14 season, Egyptair (MS) has outlined its initial plans for services to Ndjamena, Chad and Jakarta, Indonesia beginning in mid December this year. Jakarta will tentatively operate 4x weekly via Kuala Lumpur onboard an A330 beginning December 2 while Ndjamena flights, scheduled to begin on December 17, will operate 3x weekly on-board an A320. The operations at this stage are still subject to changes, postponements and cancellations.

Egyptair(MS): Cairo -  Kuala Lumpur - Jakarta
-Eff 02DEC
  • MS970 CAI 2330 - 1440+1 KUL 1720+1 - 1830+1 CGK 330 1346
  • MS971 CGK 2130 - 0030+1 KUL 0200+1 - 0650+1 CAI 330 2457 
Cairo - Ndjamena
-Eff 17DEC
  • MS885 CAI 0830 - 1210 NDJ 320 246
  • MS886 NDJ 1310 - 1625 CAI 320 246
Regionally, Egyptair has announced plans to launch flights to Mogadishu and Djibouti though with the ensuing chaos in the country, it is uncertain as to when these operations will launch. According to CAPA, EgyptAir may also add service to Hong Kong via Bangkok. Currently Kuala Lumpur is served via Bangkok.

Thanks to Art Vandalay