MIlan to North Africa

Milan Bergamo Airport has reaffirmed its dedication to expanding its global reach by enhancing operations to North Africa. Adding to its already impressive portfolio of carriers serving the region, Nile Air is set to commence a 3-weekly service to Cairo from 28 June, on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, utilising its Airbus A320 aircraft. It will […]

SAW-SPX

Pegasus Airlines launched flights between Istanbul SAW and Cairo SPX on Friday 15 March. The 1,205-kilometre route will be maintained 5-weekly, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. The LCC competes directly against 5-weekly rotations by Turkish Airlines’ lower cost unit AnadoluJet, which is in the process of rebranding into AJet. What they said Serhat […]

March 20, 2024 | Latest Route News +

Marsa Alam IATA

Marsa Alam Airport in Egypt has become a gateway to the popular tourist destinations along the Red Sea, which are in high demand with European holidaymakers. The airport plays a crucial role in facilitating tourism to the Red Sea riviera, known for its stunning coral reefs, marine life, year-round sunshine, as well as safety and […]

November 20, 2023 | Air Service Event News

BRU-SSH

Brussels Airlines introduced flights between Brussels and Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt on Friday 27 October. The 3,575-kilometre weekly service will be maintained with the 180-seat A320 aircraft. The airline competes against TUI fly Belgium’s weekly rotation on the route. Flight SN3327 departs Brussels at 07:10 local time, arriving in Sharm El-Sheikh at 13:00 local time. […]

October 30, 2023 | Latest Route News +

VIE-HRG

Wizz Air introduced flights between Vienna and Egyptian resort city of Hurghada on Monday September 25. The 2,760-kilometre service will be maintained 2-weekly on Mondays and Fridays with the 239-seat A321neo aircraft. The ULCC will compete directly against Air Cairo’s 5-weekly rotations and Corendon Airlines’ weekly flight. Flight W62973 takes off from Vienna at 06:25 […]

September 28, 2023 | Latest Route News +

CAI-MAN

EGYPTAIR launched operations to its second destination in the United Kingdom on Saturday 15 July by inaugurating flights between Cairo and Manchester. The 3,745-kilometre service will be maintained 5-weekly on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays with the 154-seat 737-800 aircraft. The Star Alliance member faces no competition on the route. The Egyptian flag carrier […]

July 20, 2023 | Latest Route News +

IST-EWR

Analysis of the latest Cirium airline schedule data indicates that capacity between Europe and all regions outside of Europe is down just 2% in 2023 Q2 versus 2019 Q2. However, this apparent stability hides a number of significant changes at a country, airline and airport level. The US is still by far the biggest country […]

HRG-FMO

Air Cairo commenced a new seasonal service from Hurghada, on Egypt’s Red Sea coast, to Münster/Osnabrück, in northwest Germany, on Tuesday 4 April. The 3,525-kilometre route will initially run weekly, increasing to 2-weekly from 24 June, when an additional rotation will be added departing Hurghada on Saturdays and leavingMünster/Osnabrück on Sundays. The Egypt Air subsidiary […]

April 6, 2023 | Latest Route News +

marsa-alam

Egypt’s gateway to the Red Sea is on the crest of a wave again with traffic almost returning to pre-pandemic levels. Marsa Alam Airport handled almost 1.1 million passengers this summer, which is a shade under what it handled the summer before the pandemic. The airport is now connected to 36 destinations via 21 airlines, […]

November 24, 2022 | Air Service Event News

Dublin - Sharm El Shake

Egypt is Europe’s fastest-growing large African market. There are three million departing seats this winter, according to Cirium schedules information data, 33% more than in W19 and the highest winter capacity yet. It is a continuation of a record-breaking summer. Six Egypt airports have 10,000+ Europe seats, four of which have seen big growth: Hurghada: […]