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The 12 largest airports and airlines in Egypt

Further information is provided on the 12 biggest airports in Egypt. At Cairo International Airport alone, 45 airlines operate and serve flights to and from 81 destinations.

Out of the eight airlines of the country we have listed biggest 8. EgyptAir is leading here with a total of 90 flight destinations.

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The 12 biggest airports in Egypt

Freight volume

In 2020, a total of 438.91 million ton-kilometers (= total mass transported in tons multiplied by kilometers traveled) of cargo was moved by air in Egypt.

The biggest airlines based in Egypt

The largest airline in the country with scheduled passenger traffic and in terms of fleet size is EgyptAir. In 2017, it carried 8.50 million passengers. It currently has a fleet of 70 aircrafts. The main airlines for civil passenger traffic in Egypt are:

IATANameCallsignFleet sizeDestinations
SMAir CairoAir Cairo2557
FTFlyEgyptSky Egypt910
NPNile AirNile Bird723
UJAlMasria Universal AirlinesAlmasria75
E5Air Arabia EgyptArabia Egypt626
NENesma AirlinesNesma211
DQAlexandria AirlinesAlexandria23

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