Tag: EgyptAir

AerCap and EGYPTAIR sign lease on 2 additional Boeing 787-9 aircraft

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 18, 2019 19:57

AerCap Holdings N.V. and EGYPTAIR today announced they have executed long-term operating leases for two Boeing 787-9 aircraft. The aircraft are from AerCap's order book with Boeing and the first ... Read More

Carsten Spohr New IATA Board Chairman

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 2, 2019 06:42

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Lufthansa Group Chief Executive Officer, Carsten Spohr, has assumed his duties as Chairman of the IATA Board of Governors (BoG) for a ... Read More

Africa’s aviation sector forecast to grow 5% per annum over next 20 years

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019 18:00

Africa’s vast aviation potential as the continent continues to increase airline frequency to the GCC will be explored at the Inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India and Africa – co-located with ... Read More

The big reveal: oneworld’s newest member – Royal Air Maroc

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 7, 2018 14:57

Oneworld, an airline alliance, started February 1, 1999 and currently has 14 members, thanks to the new addition of Royal Air Maroc. Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018 21:27

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law cases. Read More

Egypt’s national airline loses $185 million

editor editor- June 17, 2013 03:10

CAIRO, Egypt - Egypt's civil aviation minister says the national airline lost an estimated 1.3 billion Egyptian pounds, or around $185 million, over the last fiscal year. Read More

EgyptAir passenger bitten by a snake on plane

editor editor- December 4, 2012 07:15

An EgyptAir pilot made an emergency landing at Hurghada airport on Monday after a snake bit a Jordanian passenger. The snake was apparently concealed in his luggage. Read More

Turbulence – and a plan – at Egyptair

editor editor- July 13, 2012 06:16

At best, the aviation industry is a complex and often money-losing endeavor. Read More

Boeing delivers 50th airplane to EgyptAir

editor editor- June 18, 2011 05:19

SEATTLE, Wash. - Boeing reached a major milestone with EGYPTAIR this week when it delivered the airline's 50th airplane – a Next-Generation 737-800. Read More

Egyptair cancels all flights during curfew hours

editor editor- February 1, 2011 04:52

Egypt's flag carrier announced on Monday the cancellation of all its domestic and international flights during curfew hours. Read More

EgyptAir’s single-aisle fleet expands with Boeing Next-Generation 737

editor editor- August 7, 2009 05:19

Since Boeing began the 737 program, more than 250 customers have taken delivery of more than 6,000 airplanes, making it the most successful commercial airplane program in history. Read More

CHI Hotels and EgyptAir offer travel agent package for opening of Tiran Hotel

editor editor- July 24, 2009 07:25

Glenn Carroll, senior vice president of sales andmarketing of the Malta-based CHI Hotels & Resorts (CHI) announced that CHI would offer special travel agent packages (air and hotel) from New ... Read More

United Airlines, EgyptAir announce codeshare agreement

editor editor- December 12, 2008 03:00

United Airlines and EGYPTAIR have signed an agreement to offer codeshare flights, which would expand the international destinations and enhance the frequent flyer benefits offered to customers of both Read More

EgyptAir announces 777 fleet enhancement

editor editor- August 29, 2008 06:16

SEATTLE, WA (August 28, 2008) - and EgyptAir today announced an order for two Boeing 777-300ER (Extended Range) jetliners as part of the airline's twin-aisle fleet upgrade for its long-haul ... Read More