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EgyptAir and Ukraine International Airlines in codeshare

Posted 23 May 2019 · Add Comment

EgyptAir and Ukraine International Airlines have launched their new codeshare partnership.

 

Together, the two airlines offer their mutual customers connections between Cairo and Kiev. The flights will be available as of today on both airlines’ booking systems allowing access to major cities on both airlines' networks.

“Kiev is one of the dynamic hubs in Eastern Europe and is one of the increasingly demanded destinations by our customers. So, we gladly announce the new co-operation with UKRAINE INTERNATIONAL AIRLINES. Together, we will offer our customers seamless connections between Cairo International Airport (CAI), a main hub to Africa, Middle East and Far East, and Kiev Boryspil International Airport (KBP),” said Captain Ahmed Adel, EgyptAir chairman and CEO.

He added: “This cooperation agreement opens a new horizon for EGYPTAIR network reaching more than 20 destinations in Europe.”

“After a 15-year hiatus, Cairo was chosen to be our first scheduled flight destination in Africa,” said Yuri Miroshnikov, Ukraine International Airlines president & CEO. “We are delighted to be working with EgyptAir as our partner, not only for promoting Cairo as the ‘Gateway to Egypt’ but also developing traffic over Egyptair’s Cairo hub to their network in Africa & the Middle East/Gulf.”

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