|Airline||Egypt Air||Major Routes||Cairo International Airport⇔El Nouzha Airport／Mohammed V International Airport／O.R. Tambo International Airport／Beijing Capital International Airport／Kuala Lumpur International Airport／Aéroport Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle／London Heathrow Airport／John F. Kennedy International Airport／Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport etc|
|Official Site||http://www.egyptair.com||Check-In Counter||
|Year Established||1932||Main Destinations||Cairo, Alexandria. Tripoli, Casablanca, Tunis, Nairobi, Johannesburg, Beijing, Mumbai, Dubai, Paris, Frankfurt, London, New York City, Vancouver etc|
|Frequent Flyer Program||EgyptAir Plus|
EgyptAir was founded in 1932 and was initially known as Misr Airlines. EgyptAir’s fleet consists of over 75 aeroplanes and includes Boeing, Embraer and Airbus aircrafts. Cairo International Airport serves as the primary hub for EgyptAir, connecting travellers and cargo services to more than 75 destinations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and the Americas. Passengers are able to purchase air tickets to a wide range of destinations across the globe.
EgyptAir’s mission is to create value for its customers, employees, owners, and stakeholders. The company focuses on profitability and revenue but not at the cost of passenger experience and staff professionalism. Customer satisfaction is a priority of EgyptAir.
EgyptAir joined the Star Alliance group in 2008, a leading airline partnership in the world. EgyptAir joined the network to offer better and comfortable flight connections, as well as an outstanding travel experience to all air ticket holders. EgyptAir is the only airline that is based in the North Africa and the Middle East that is part of a huge and reliable network.
* Please ensure to check the official website of Egypt Air for updated and detailed information for checked baggage.
* Please ensure to check the official website of Egypt Air for updated and detailed information for carry-on baggage.
EgyptAir’s professionally trained flight attendants always ensure that their passengers enjoy a safe and a comfortable flight. EgyptAir serves light food, low in sugar, salt, and dairy products. Traveller can also pre-order special meal according to dietary requirements as part of an air ticket. Smoking, including electronic cigarettes, is prohibited on board. Beverages such as water, juices, and alcoholic drinks are served to passengers on regular basis on all EgyptAir air ticket classes.
Departure was on time and so was arrival. The cabin crew were attentive, well behaved. Overall an excellent flight and I will book my air ticket with Egypt Air again.
Egypt Air has a good selection of new movies, spacious comfortable seats, and the food was delicious. A wide range of beautiful accessories and antiques can be purchased from the duty-free sellers on board Egypt Air. So easy to book an air ticket with Egypt Air.
It depends on the conditions and fare type purchased, as some types of tickets allow
changes to be made without charges while others may require an upgrade and an extra
charge. You can also request to change the air ticket online on the website.
Yes, however, not all seats are guaranteed and subject to availability.
Only gold member can transfer a minimum of 5000 miles and maximum of 50,000 miles per calendar to any other member.
Miles can be used to upgrade air tickets and class or earn free air tickets to certain
destinations. The points earned depend upon the destination and air ticket class booked. Air ticket holders can earn points against miles to redeem benefits themselves or by family members. Likewise, if you are a Star Alliance member, you can benefit from miles earned by purchasing air tickets with other partner airlines. You are offered a global advantage by using your miles with the Star Alliance group. The following airlines are part of the network: Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Air India, Air New Zealand, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Avianca, Brussels Airlines, Copa Airlines, Croatia Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, EVA Airways,
LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, SAS, Shenzhen Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, Swiss, TAP Portugal, Thai, Turkish Airlines and United Airlines.
Travellers may claim miles on missing flights. EgyptAir is always providing travellers the opportunity to earn extra miles on their air tickets. EgyptAir is flexible with its rules on the mileage program, so always check current offers.
There are three methods of checking-in with EgyptAir. You can check-in your EgyptAir air ticket online through the website to save time at the airport and choose your own seat 48 hours prior to departure. EgyptAir air ticket holders have up to 90 minutes before the flight's scheduled departure time to check-in online.
You can check-in at the airport by presenting your air ticket at the EgyptAir check-in desk and then drop your baggage at the EgyptAir drop-off counters.
Mobile check-in is also available with EgyptAir by using your smartphone. The EgyptAir mobile application is available on Android, Symbian, and iOS platforms to check-in your EgyptAir air ticket.