Nile Air’s, Egyptian carrier to operate two flights a week between Sharjah and Cairo
Sharjah Airport recently welcomed the inaugural flight of Nile Air’s, the largest private airline in Egypt, which flew in from Cairo International Airport. The carrier will operate two flights a week between Sharjah and Cairo on Friday and Sunday.
The welcoming ceremony organized by Sharjah Airport was attended by several department heads, stakeholders, and strategic partners from the authority, alongside Ahmed Oraby, Deputy Chief Commercial Officer, Nile Air.
“We are committed to constantly expanding the network of global destinations available to travelers and attracting new international carriers to Sharjah Airport, in line with the Authority’s aspirations to support tourism movement between the two destinations,” stated HE Ali Salim Al Midfa, Chairman, Sharjah Airport Authority.
“We are pleased to have launched operations connecting Sharjah and Cairo international airports, especially at a time when Sharjah is witnessing an accelerated pace of development,” commented Oraby.
Nile Air, which entered the UAE market in 2016, is the first and largest private airline in Egypt. The airline operates a fleet of Airbus A320 and A321 aircrafts in Egypt and offers both the economy and business class options to its customers, providing them with easy and comfortable choices to choose from, a press communique concluded.