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Airlines in Egypt
Airline Main Base
IATA code
ICAO code
IATA Prefix
Start of ops.
Air Arabia Egypt Cairo (CAI)
E5
RBG
2010
Air Cairo Cairo (CAI)
SM
MSC
381
2003
Air Go Egypt Cairo (CAI)
EO
AGY
2014
Air Leisure Cairo (CAI)
-
ALD
2013
Air Sinai Cairo (CAI)
4D
ASD
903
1982
Alexandria Airlines Alexandria (AEX)
ZR
KHH
2007
Almasria Universal Airlines Cairo (CAI)
UJ
LMU
110
2009
AMC Airlines Cairo (CAI)
YJ
AMV
1988
Aviator Airlines Cairo (CAI)
-
AVV
-
2015
Cairo Aviation Cairo (CAI)
-
CCE
1998
EgyptAir Cairo (CAI)
MS
MSR
077
1932
EgyptAir Cargo Cairo (CAI)
-
MSX
2006
EgyptAir Express Cairo (CAI)
MS
MSE
2007
FlyEgypt Cairo (CAI)
FT
FEG
2015
Nesma Airlines Cairo (CAI)
NE
NMA
477
2010
Nile Air Cairo (CAI)
NP
NIA
325
2010
Petroleum Air Services Cairo (CAI)
PS
PER
1982
Smart Aviation Cairo (CAI)
M4
SME
2007

Airlines defunct since 2000 in Egypt
Airline Fate
IATA code
ICAO code
Start of ops.
End of ops.
Air Cairo 40% (later 100%) acquired by EgyptAir in 2003 and renamed to Cairo Aviation
-
CCE
1997
2003
Air Memphis Ceased ops in 8/13 with some assets transferred to Air Leisure
M1
MHS
1993
2013
AMC Aviation Started using tradename AMC Airlines in early 2005
9V
AMV
1994
2005
EuroMediterranean Airline -
-
EUD
2007
2009
Luxor Air -
LU
LXO
1997
2003
Flash Airlines Ceased ops over safety concerns following the 1/2004 accident
-
FSH
2001
2004
Heliopolis Airlines Ceased ops between 1998 and 2000 when acquired by Flash Tour Group and renamed
-
HEP
1996
2001
Koral Blue -
K7
KBR
2006
2011
Lotus Air Ceased ops 11/2/11 when all aircraft were repossessed
T2
TAS
1997
2011
Mediterranean Airlines -
-
MDY
1999
2001
Midwest Airlines Ceased ops in 2005. Restarted in 2009. Ceased ops in 5/13 and AOC suspended
MY
MWA
1998
2013
National Aviation of Egypt Formed 9/1986. Ceased own ops in 1998, chartering aircraft from other carriers when needed
NC
GTY
1986
2005
National Overseas Airline -
-
NOL
1979
2002
Orca Air -
-
ORK
1996
2002
Pharaoh Airlines -
-
PHR
1998
2002
Scorpio Aviation Formed by Scorpio Group
8S
SCP
1980
2002
Shorouk Air Ceased ops in 2003 after take-over plan by Libyan Arab AL was denied
7Q
SHK
1992
2003
Sun Air Formed by Orascom Hotels and Development (51%) along with regional affiliate Koral Blue
-
SUR
2006
2007
Tristar Air Suspended ops in 10/15 following the loss of its only aircraft
-
TSY
1998
2015

Airline hull loss accidents in Egypt
Date
Airline Aircraft type Reg. Location Fatal
Cat.
31-Oct-15 Metrojet Airbus A321-231 EI-ETJ near Hasna, North... 224 destroyed
29-Jul-11 EgyptAir Boeing 777-266ER SU-GBP Cairo Intern... 0 crashed
17-Jul-10 Phuket Airlines, op.for Saudi Arabian Boeing 747-306M HS-VAC Cairo Intern... 0 crashed
20-Feb-09 Aerolift Antonov 12B S9-SVN Luxor Airpor... 5 crashed
06-May-07 French AF, op.for MFO DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 742/F-RACB near El-Thamad 9 crashed
20-Apr-06 Jordan Aviation Rockwell Sabreliner 75A JY-JAS Alexandria A... 0 crashed
02-Apr-04 Air Memphis Boeing 707-366C SU-AVZ Cairo Intern... 0 crashed
03-Jan-04 Flash Airlines Boeing 737-3Q8 SU-ZCF near Sharm el Sheikh 148 crashed
08-Nov-89 French AF DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 786/F-RAVV El Gorah, Sinai 0 crashed
13-Dec-88 GAS Air Nigeria Boeing 707-351C 5N-AYJ Karm `Umran 8+ 1 crashed
31-Mar-88 Arax Airlines Douglas DC-8-55F 5N-ARH Cairo Intern... 4 crashed
21-Sep-87 EgyptAir Airbus A300B4-203 SU-BCA Luxor Airpor... 5 crashed
10-Jun-86 Air Sinai Fokker F-27 Friendship 500 SU-GAD near Cairo Intern... 23 crashed
11-Aug-79 Bahri Aviation Learjet 35 N711AF near Katab 5 crashed
30-Oct-76 OMCO Petroleum Co. Convair CV-440-88 N985 Cairo Intern... 0 crashed
10-Jul-74 EgyptAir Tupolev 154 SU-AXB near Cairo 6 crashed
21-Feb-73 Libyan Arab Airlines Boeing 727-224 5A-DAH near Isma'iliya 108 destroyed
05-Dec-72 EgyptAir Boeing 707-366C SU-AOW Beni Suef 6 crashed
16-Jun-72 EgyptAir Ilyushin 62 SU-ARN Cairo-Almaza... 0 crashed
06-Sep-70 Pan Am Boeing 747-121 N752PA Cairo Intern... 0 hijacked
19-Jul-70 UAA Antonov 24B SU-ANZ Cairo 3 crashed
14-Mar-70 UAA Antonov 24B SU-AOC Cairo Intern... 0 destroyed
30-Jan-70 UAA Antonov 24B SU-AOK Luxor Airpor...   crashed
10-Apr-69 Ethiopian Airlines, op.for UAA Douglas C-47A (DC-3) ET-AAQ near Suez 3 destroyed
20-Mar-69 UAA Ilyushin 18D SU-APC Aswan Airpor... 100 crashed
15-Jan-68 UAA Douglas DC-3 SU-AJG Zifta 4 crashed
30-Sep-66 UAA Antonov 24B SU-AOM Cairo Intern... 0 crashed
18-Mar-66 UAA Antonov 24B SU-AOA near Cairo Intern... 30 crashed
02-Feb-66 UAA Antonov 24B SU-AOB Luxor   crashed
20-May-65 PIA Boeing 720-040B AP-AMH near Cairo Intern... 121 crashed
19-Mar-65 Iraqi Airways Vickers 773 Viscount YI-ACU Cairo Intern... 0 crashed
19-Dec-64 John Mechan Oil Co. Fairchild C-82A Packet N128E near Alexandria 2 destroyed
21-Apr-64 MEA Vickers 754D Viscount OD-ACX Al Arish Air... 0 crashed
12-May-63 UAA Douglas DC-3 SU-AJX Az Zahweyyin 34 crashed
15-May-62 UAA Douglas DC-3 SU-AJM near Cairo Intern... 3 crashed
12-Jun-61 KLM Lockheed L-188C Electra PH-LLM near Cairo Intern... 20 crashed
03-Sep-60 Trek Airways Douglas DC-4-1009 ZS-CIG near El Badary 0 crashed
07-Mar-58 Misrair Vickers 628 Viking 1B SU-AGN Manzala Lake 8 crashed
02-Nov-56 SAIDE Fiat G.212CP SU-AFF Suez   destroyed
01-Oct-56 Misrair Vickers 739 Viscount SU-AIC Cairo-Almaza...   destroyed
20-Feb-56 TAI Douglas DC-6B F-BGOD near Cairo Intern... 52 crashed
15-Sep-54 Misrair Vickers 634 Viking 1B SU-AFO Cairo-Almaza... 3 crashed
15-Dec-53 Misrair Vickers 634 Viking 1B SU-AFK near Cairo-Almaza... 6 crashed
30-Jul-52 Misrair SNCASE SE.161 Languedoc SU-AHX Cairo-Almaza... 0 crashed
19-Nov-51 DHY Douglas C-53-DO (DC-3) TC-ACA near Cairo 5 crashed
31-Aug-50 TWA Lockheed L-749A Constellation N6004C near Wadi Natrun 55 crashed
17-Oct-49 SAIDE Fiat G.212CP SU-AFX Alexandria A... 0 crashed
16-Jul-49 French AF Douglas C-47B (DC-3) 349050 near Mersa Matruh 9 crashed
15-Jan-49 Pan African Air Charter Douglas C-47A (DC-3) ZS-AYB Ras-el-Tin 0 crashed
23-Oct-46 SOCOTRA Amiot AAC.1 (Junkers Ju-52) F-BCHD Gebel Kalamoun 1 crashed
10-Mar-46 BOAC Short S.25 Sunderland 3 G-AGHV Rod-el-Farag 0 destroyed
01-Jun-39 Imperial Airways Armstrong Whitworth AW.15 Atalanta G-ABTH Alexandria   crashed
31-Dec-35 Imperial Airways Short S.8 Calcutta G-AASJ near Alexandria 12 crashed
16-Jun-31 Imperial Airways Armstrong Whitworth Argosy IA G-EBLO Aswan 0 crashed
14-Feb-30 Imperial Airways de Havilland DH.66 Hercules G-EBNA Gaza 0 crashed

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