Egypt Air was founded 82 years ago on 7th June, 1932 as Misr Airlines and it commenced its operations on July 1933. It is the flag carrier airline of Egypt. The airline is a state owned company that is 100% owned by the Government of Egypt. Egypt Air is based at Cairo International Airport and from its main hub Cairo; the airline operates its scheduled services to Middle East, Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Americas. The airline is a member of Star Alliance and this is the reason, it works on partnership of some of the best airlines in the world. With regular services and best facilities, Egypt Air has become a preferred choice for its passengers.
Egypt Air Top Flight RoutssEgypt Air flights flies to 78 destinations in the world across 53 countries. It operates to several cities of the world. Top flight Routss covered by Egypt Air are Mumbai to Cairo, Cairo to London, and Milan to Cairo. It serves to several African cities like Abidjan, Casablanca, Harare, Kanos, Lusaka, Lagos, Nairobi, and Tripoli. The airline also serves to several European destinations like Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Brussels, Geneva, Manchester, Milan, Paris, and Rome. In Asia, Egypt Air provides its scheduled services to cities like Mumbai and Delhi in India, Guangzhou and Beijing in China, Bangkok in Thailand, Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, Dubai in UAE and Singapore. It also flies to various destinations like Sydney and Melbourne in Australian continent. In America, Egypt Air flies to Toronto and Montreal in Canada and New York in the US. Apart from these, Egypt Air covers a number of cities through its services.
Baggage allowance in each class of Egypt Air varies. Passengers traveling in First and Business Class are allowed to carry 2 pieces of baggage, 32 kg each as their checked baggage. The dimension of their baggage is limited to 62 inches. They are also allowed to carry two pieces of carryon baggage of 8 kg each. For passengers traveling in Economy Class, baggage allowance is limited to 2 pieces of baggage, 23 kg each. They can also carry 1 piece of hand luggage of maximum weight of 8 kg.