Showing posts with label Sharm el Sheikh. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Sharm el Sheikh. Show all posts

Thursday, August 22, 2013

► LIBYA: Afriqiyah launches Misrata - Cairo as Libyan Airlines upgrades Istanbul, Casablanca to the A330.

AfriqiyahAfriqiyah (8U) has launched twice-weekly flights between between Misrata, Libya's third largest city 187 km east of Tripoli, and Cairo. Flights operate on-board an Airbus A320. Despite the troubles in Egypt, the Libyan Herald says flights to Egypt are "largely fully booked".

Sunday, March 17, 2013

■ EGYPT: Finalized plan for new $20billion Cairo "airport city" development to be presented in April.

Egypt flagPlanning for the construction of a new USD20billion "airport city" near Cairo International Airport is to be concluded come April reports from Egypt’s Ministry of Civil Aviation state. The new development will be the first of three similar projects to be built in the capital, Alexandria (Burg Al Arab airport) and at Port Said airport.

Thursday, March 7, 2013

■ EGYPT: Egypt Airports Co. awards ARINC 3 year passenger processing software contract.

ARINCEgyptian Airports CompanyThe Egyptian Airports Company (EAC) has awarded US-based Aeronautical Radio, Incorporated (ARINC) a three year contract for the installation of its vMUSE passenger processing solution at five regional airports in Egypt including Sharm El Sheikh, Luxor, Aswan, Borg El Arab and Abu Simbel.

Thursday, February 21, 2013

► AZERBAIJAN: Azerbaijani Airlines to operate two one-off charters to Egypt, Morocco for Novruz holiday.

Azerbaijan AirlinesAzerbaijan Airlines (J2) has announced it will operate two one-off charter flights from Baku to Egypt and Morocco respectively, in connection with the Novruz holiday, a traditional Iranian holiday which celebrates the New Year, and the coming of Spring.

Sunday, January 27, 2013

► SAUDI ARABIA: Egyptair to boost services for Summer 2013.

EgyptairEgyptian national carrier EgyptAir(MS) is to tentatively expand its service to Saudi Arabia during the Summer 2013 season. Planned new routes and/or additional flights as follows.

Friday, November 2, 2012

►► EGYPT: EasyJet launches Stansted - Marrakech, Sharm el Sheikh from 2013.

http://i.imgur.com/Csy4z.pngBritish LCC, EasyJet (EZY) has announced plans to launch two new North African routes from its London Stansted base as of mid February 2013. Both flights will be served with an Airbus A319.

Friday, August 3, 2012

► EGYPT: Egyptair cancels Sharm el Sheikh - London Heathrow in favour of added Cairo - London flights.

Following on from our original July update, Egyptian carrier Egyptair (MS) has announced a revision to its Cairo - London Heathrow and Sharm el Sheikh - London Heathrow routes, the latter of which will be cancelled and rerouted ex-Cairo from 28 October 2012.

The once (1x) weekly Luxor - London Heathrow flight remains unchanged.

Egyptair Boeing 777 [Click to enlarge]
Egyptair Boeing 777-300ER

Egyptair: Cairo - London Heathrow, United Kingdom
-Effective 28 October 2012, the existing 3x weekly Sharm el Sheikh – London Heathrow service will be cancelled and will shift to Cairo – London Heathrow, whose overall frequencies to LHR will now increase from 11x to 14x weekly. 
  • MS777 CAI0920 – 1235LHR 333 x5
  • MS777 CAI1145 – 1500LHR 333 5
  • MS779 CAI1435 – 1755LHR 738 2
  • MS779 CAI1700 – 2020LHR 333 4
  • MS779 CAI1745 – 2100LHR 738 13
  • MS779 CAI1745 – 2100LHR 333 67
  • MS779 CAI1745 – 2105LHR 333 5

  • MS778 LHR1355 – 2040CAI 333 1
  • MS778 LHR1400 – 2045CAI 333 x15
  • MS778 LHR1725 – 0010+1CAI 333 5
  • MS780 LHR2230 – 0515+1CAI 738 123
  • MS780 LHR2230 – 0515+1CAI 333 x123
Source [Airline Route]