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Egypt is a country in north-eastern Africa and south-western Asia. It is bordered on the north by the Mediterranean Sea, on the east by Israel and the Red Sea, on the south by Sudan, and on the west by Libya. The country has a maximum length from north to south of about 1085 km (about 675 mi) and a maximum width, near the southern border, of about 1255 km (about 780 mi). It has a total area of 997,739 sq km (385,229 sq mi). Cairo is the capital and largest city.

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AirlineOperating DatesIATA : ICAOTreeStatusUpdate Reason
 Air Alexandrie

1980 - 1981

 

 

Inactive

 

 Air Arabia Egypt

2010 - date

E5 : RBG

 

Active

 

 Air Cairo

1997 - 2003

-- : MSC

>Cairo Aviation

Renamed

 

 Air Cargo Egypt

**** - ****

 

 

Inactive

 

 Air Go Airlines

2013 - date

 

 

Active

 

 Air Italy Egypt

2009 - 2009

-- : EUD

Air Italy Egypt

Inactive

 

 Air Leisure

2014 - date

-- : ALD

 

Active

just added

 Air Memphis

1996 - date

M1 : MHS

 

Active

 

 Air Sinai

1982^ - date

4D : ASD

 

Active

 

 Al Farana Airline

**** - ****

-- : PHR

 

Status?

 

 Alexandria Airlines

2007 - date

XH : KHH

 

Active

 

 ALIM Airlines

1993 - 1997

-- : LEM

 

Inactive

 

 AlMasria Universal Airlines

2009 - date

UJ : LMU

 

Active

 

 AMC Airlines (Aircraft Maintenance Company)

1992 - date

9V : AMV

 

Active

 

 Anka Aviation

(2009)

 

 

Began?

 

 Arabia (Arab International Airlines)

1979 - 1981

 

 

Inactive

 

 Aviator

2014 >

 

 

Planned

 

 Cairo Air Transport

(1990s)

 

Cairo Charter & Cargo Air Transport

Began?

 

 Cairo Aviation

2003 - date

MC : MSC

Cairo Aviation

Active

 

 Cairo Charter & Cargo Air Transport

1992 - 1992*

 

Cairo Charter & Cargo Air Transport

Inactive

 

 Egypt Air Charter

1978* - 1979*

 

 

Status?

 

 Egypt Leisure Airlines

(2013)

 

 

Began?

 

 EgyptAir

1971 - date

MS : MSR

Egyptair

Active

 

 EgyptAir Cargo

2003* - date

 

 

Active

 

 EgyptAir Express

2007 - date

MS : MSE

 

Active

 

 Egyptian-Kuwait Air Services Company

1991 - 1992

 

>Shorouk Airlines

Renamed

 

 Euro Mediterranean Airlines (Euromediterranean)

2007 - 2009

-- : EUM

>Air Italy Egypt

Renamed

 

 FastLink

(2006)

 

 

Began?

 

 Flash Airlines

2002 - 2004

-- : FSH

Flash Airlines

Inactive

 

 Heliopolis Airlines

1996* - 2002

 

>Flash Airlines

Renamed

 

 IACC (International Air Cargo Corporation)

1977 - 1979*

CC : ---

 

Status?

 

 Jupiter Airways

**** - ****

 

 

Status?

 

 Koral Blue

2007 - 2011

K7 : KBR

 

Inactive

 

 Lotus Air

1998 - 2011

T2 : TAS

 

Inactive

 

 Luxor Air (Luxorair)

1999* - 2008*

-- : LXO

 

Inactive

 

 Mediterranean Airlines

1991 - 1999

 

 

Inactive

 

 Midwest Airlines

1999 - 2013

MY : MWA

 

Inactive

 

 Misr Airways

1936* - 1949

 

>Egyptair

Renamed

 

 Misr Airwork

1932 - 1936*

 

>Egyptair

Renamed

 

 Misr Overseas Airways

1989* - 1989*

 

 

Inactive

 

 Misrair

1949 - 1957

 

>Egyptair

Renamed

 

 Misrair

1978* - 1979*

MU : ---

 

Status?

 

 National Aviation

1986 - 2002

-- : GTY

 

Inactive

 

 National Overseas Airlines

1997* - 1997*

 

 

Inactive

 

 Nefertiti Aviation

1979* - 1980*

 

 

Status?

 

 Nerfertiti Airlines

Pre 1982

 

 

Status?

 

 Nesma Airlines

2010 - date

-- : NMA

 

Active

 

 Nile Air

2010 - date

NP : NIA

 

Active

 

 Nile Delta Air Service

1977 - 1993

NE : ---

 

Inactive

 

 Nile Valley Aviation (NIVA)

1978* - 1979*

VV : ---

 

Status?

 

 Orca Air (OrcaAir)

1996 - 2002

4D : ORK

 

Inactive

 

 PACS (Pyramid Airlines Charter Services)

1978* - 1979*

 

PACS

Status?

 

 Pan Egyptian International of Cairo

1978* - 1979*

 

 

Inactive

 

 Perfect Air Tours

(1974*)

 

 

Began?

 

 Petroleum Air Services (PAS)

1982 - date

-- : VPS

 

Active

 

 Petroleum Aviation Charter Service Corp.

1977* - 1977*

 

>PACS

Renamed

 

 Pharaoh Airlines

1998* - 2003*

 

 

Status?

 

 PTA

(****)

 

 

Unconfirmed

 

 Pyramid Airlines

1977^ - 2007

 

 

Inactive

 

 Raslan Air Service (Razlan Air)

1996* - 1999*

-- : MWR

 

Inactive

 

 SAIDE (Services Int. d'Egypte)(Arabian American Airways)

1947^ - 1952

 

>Egyptair

Renamed

 

 Scorpio Aviation

1999* - 2002

 

 

Inactive

 

 Shorouk Airlines

1992 - 2003

 

Shorouk Airlines

Inactive

 

 Smart Aviation Company

2007 - date

M4 : SME

 

Active

 

 Smartair

2010* - date

 

 

Active

 

 Sun Air

2006 - 2007

 

 

Inactive

 

 Trans Africa Airways

(1970*)

 

 

Unconfirmed

 

 Transmed Airlines

1989 - 1996*

 

 

Inactive

 

 Tristar Air

1998 - date

-- : TSY

 

Active

 

 Tropican Air Services

**** - ****

-- : TCA

 

Status?

 

 Tut Air

(2007)

 

 

Began?

 

 United Alim Airlines (Alim Airlines)

1993 - 1997

-- : LEM

 

Inactive

 

 United Arab Airlines

1960* - 1971

 

>Syrian Arab Air Lines

Renamed

 

 ZAS Airlines (Zarkani Aviation Services)

1982 - 1995

-- : ZAS

 

Inactive

 

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