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EgyptAir is the national airline of Egypt and owned entirely by the Egyptian government. The airline is based in Cairo, and its main hub is Cairo International Airport. It considers El Nouzha Airport in Alexandria, Hurghada International Airport in Hurghada, Sharm el-Sheikh International Airport in Sharm el-Sheikh and Luxor International Airport in Luxor to be focus cities. EgyptAir is the second-largest airline in Africa (behind South African Airways), but has the most extensive network of non-African destinations of any African airline.
The airline flies to 70 destinations in Asia (including China, Japan, India, Malaysia, Thailand, Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Syria), Europe (including France, Germany, Greece, Austria, Italy, Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, the United Kingdom), North America (the United States and Canada) and throughout Africa, and was the first carrier in the Middle East to fly jet liners. EgyptAir was founded in 1932. It is launching a regional division in mid-2007 called EgyptAir Express, has an ownership stake in Air Cairo and owns Air Sinai entirely. The airline is expanding its route network to include more cities in China, Malaysia, Portugal, Egypt and the UAE.
EgpytAir is a member of the Arab Air Carriers Organization, which is an airline alliance. It also has code sharing agreements with several airlines, including Air Algerie, Austrian Airlines, Gulf Air, Korean Air, Olympic Airlines, Royal Air Maroc, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, Thai Airways International and Turkish Airlines. The airline operates primarily Airbus aircraft, although it does have several Boeing planes as well.