EgyptAir

Ghana chooses EgyptAir over Ethiopian for new national airline

EgyptAir, the state-owned flag carrier of Egypt, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the government of Ghana under which the airline will become a strategic partner for the creation of a new Ghanaian national air carrier....


Egypt Air’s new 787 Dreamliner makes greener journey home

EgyptAir received a brand new Boeing 787 on July 24, 2019. The new Dreamliner took from  Seattle to Cairo, making the 5,925 nautical-mile (10,973 km) journey the longest 787 delivery flight using sustainable fuel....


Belgrade airport reopens after EgyptAir plane bursts tires

A Boeing 737-800 from the company EgyptAir, registered SU-GCO was operating flight MS3100 from Cairo International Airport (CAI) to Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport (BEG) on September 12, 2018, when upon landing, around 4:00 local time, it suffered multiple tire bursts. Belgrade airport operations were suspended....


EgyptAir converts LoI to firm order for Bombardier C Series

Bombardier and EgyptAir announced that the parties have executed a firm agreement for the sale and purchase of 12 CS300 aircraft along with purchase rights for an additional 12 CS300 aircraft....


EgyptAir selects LEAP-1A engine for new A320neos

On November 15, 2017, Egyptian flag carrier EgyptAir announced that it will lease 15 new Airbus A320neo aircraft powered by CFM International's LEAP-1A engine from AerCap.  The airline is scheduled to begin taking delivery shortly. “We have been impressed with everything we have seen about the LEAP engine in service,” said Safwat Musallam, chairman, and CEO of EgyptAir.   “ These new aircraft are a key element i...


Dubai Airshow: EgyptAir to operate Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Boeing and AerCap announced at the 2017 Dubai Airshow that EgyptAir, the national flag carrier of Egypt, will lease six Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners from Dublin-based AerCap leasing company....


Dubai Airshow: Bombardier signs LoI with EgyptAir for 24 CS300s

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced signing a letter of intent (LoI) for up to 24 CS300 aircraft with EgyptAir Holding Company. This includes 12 CS300 aircraft with purchase rights for an additional 12 aircraft....


EgyptAir agrees to buy 12 CS300 aircraft

EgyptAir has decided to use the 130-passenger aircraft instead of the company’s Embraer, which will be put up for sale....


Farnborough 2016: EgyptAir orders nine Next-Generation 737-800s

Eight of the airplanes will be financed by Dubai Aerospace Enterprise....


Human remains recovered from EgyptAir MS804 crash site

Search vessel John Lethbridge has recovered all mapped human remains from the crash location of EgyptAir flight MS804....