EGYPTAIR, one of the pioneers in aviation industry, was founded on May 7, 1932. The national flag carrier of Egypt operates from the city of Cairo and happens to be the first airline in the Middle-East region. The schedule of EGYPTAIR flights pan across 78 destinations in the world in 53 countries. The highlighting feature of this airline is its cheap air fare and standard in-flight services, which ensure that the travellers do not face any problem while on board. Being a member of Star Alliance, EGYPTAIR works on collaboration of some of the best airlines of the world. The membership also entitles it to benefit from the route network of other member airlines to serve additional 162 locations around the world. The airline also established EgyptAir Express, which is a scheduled domestic and regional airline founded in May, 2006. With regular flights, superior hospitality and convenient online booking of air tickets, EGYPTAIR has managed to become one of the leading airlines in Middle-East. The airline also offers cargo services under EGYPTAIR Cargo that is a leading player in the field of transporting and handling all kind of cargo. The airline also started EGYPTAIR medical services that initially offered medical service only to EGYPTAIR employees and their families. However, now it covers all employees in civil aviation field.
About Cairo (CAI)
Cairo, the victorious city, is the capital of Egypt and also by far the biggest city of the country. It is situated in the north side, surrounded by the River Nile. Cairo is also named the 'most populous city ' of Africa. Serving as the social, political and cultural capital of Middle East, the destination is among the oldest and affluent civilizations. The ancient monuments and historical landmarks make it a unique destination and enhances its beauty and lustre. It appears as an interesting city with close access to the Egypt pyramids. The Cairo Museum and the Citadel of Cairo are among the list of the most popular attractions and scenic locations. Old Cairo endows a classic treat to all the visitors. You can find accommodations pertaining to your budget and style and can enjoy diverse tastes and cuisines at the fine-dine restaurants. Sports like diving and golf makes you forget all your worries. The city also offers you various party places like clubs and discotheques. The sparkling night-life of the city allows you to enjoy your stay to the fullest.
The best time to visit Cairo is during the winter from November to March.
In this city are located the most important health centres of the country. You can find restaurants and fast food restaurants everywhere, serving the traditional egyptian food. Cairo is fifteen miles from the airport; the trip takes 30-45 minutes.
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About Cairo International Airport
Oruba Road, Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt
Tel: (202)(02) 265 5000/1