In the light of the current situation in Egypt, Eng. Abdel Aziz Fadel, The Egyptian Minister of Civil Aviation declared that: “All Egyptian Airports function normally and all flights are being operated according to schedule both in departure and arrival”.
He continued “There are 350 flights are scheduled today from Cairo and the roads to Cairo airport are open and closely monitored by the police. We have not received any requests to evacuate any foreign communities from Cairo or elsewhere”.
It is worth mentioning that the flag Carrier EGYPTAIR operates 124 flights today out of Cairo, all 65 flights scheduled before 13:30 Cairo Local time has been departed with regular punctuality rates and the rest of the flights are schedules to depart during the rest of the day.