Air Arabia Egypt Announces New Cairo-Istanbul Flights

Air Arabia Egypt Announces New Cairo-Istanbul Flights
Aktug Ates (GFDL 1.2 or GFDL 1.2 ), via Wikimedia Commons

Last week, Air Arabia Egypt announced plans to launch new flights between Cairo and Istanbul, as growth continues.

The overall group continues to add more and more services across the Middle East and beyond through continued fruitful growth.

Without further ado, let’s get into it…

Air Arabia Egypt Announces New Cairo-Istanbul Flights…

Air Arabia Egypt Announces New Cairo-Istanbul Flights
Anna Zvereva from Tallinn, Estonia, CC BY-SA 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

Etihad affiliate link banner

The scheduling for the new flights with Air Arabia Egypt from Cairo to Istanbul is as follows, courtesy of their website:

E5 987Cairo11:10Istanbul14:25Airbus 320Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday
E5 988Istanbul15:20Cairo16:30Airbus 320Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday

Commenting on the new flights was Air Arabia CEO Adel Al Ali:

“We are glad to introduce our new non-stop flights from Cairo to Istanbul, marking another significant milestone for Air Arabia Egypt.”

“This expansion aligns with our commitment to providing seamless travel options to our passengers.”

“The three weekly flights between Cairo International Airport and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport will not only strengthen connectivity but also cater to the growing demand for travel between the two cities”.

The Egyptian subsidiary to the airline currently operates to a total of 16 destinations from it’s two bases of Cairo & Alexandria.

After the addition of flights to Istanbul, launching on April 2, this destination joins the following list in the route network:

  • Sharjah
  • Bergamo
  • Muscat
  • Bahrain
  • Dammam
  • Gassim
  • Amman
  • Jeddah
  • Riyadh
  • Tabuk
  • Taif
  • Aljouf
  • Hail
  • Abha
  • Jizan

All eyes will be on how these new flights to Istanbul will perform with Air Arabia Egypt, as well as whether there is further scope to expand such flights from Cairo going into the future.

Did you know AviationSource has two newsletters? One covers the general news and analysis of the industry as a whole, and the other to do with emergencies that take place throughout the year! To subscribe to our General News Newsletter, CLICK HERE!
To subscribe to our Emergencies, Accidents & Incidents Newsletter, CLICK HERE!

Click the photo to join our WhatsApp channel so then you can stay up to date with everything going on in the aviation industry!

New bird strike measure to be trialled a 3 Kansai airports

'Bird Sonic', a new sonic bird strike mitigation device, is to be trialled at 3 Kansai Airports - Kansai, Osaka

Len Varley By Len Varley

Auckland Airport soars on travel rebound amid challenges

1H24 results for Auckland Airport were a mixed bag, showing soaring international travel demand set against passenger processing challenges.

Len Varley By Len Varley

Shanghai Airports record record traffic during Chunyun

Shanghai Airports have recorded record passenger traffic during this year's Chinese Spring Festival peak travel period.

Len Varley By Len Varley

Charlottetown Airport unveils first Sustainability Plan

The first ever Sustainability Plan aimed at mitigating the environmental impact of YYG Charlottetown Airport’s operations has been released.

Len Varley By Len Varley
You Might Also Enjoy