CAIRO, Egypt – Kuwait Airways will be the first aviation firm, to operate Cairo International Airport’s new terminal, a senior company official said.
In a statement to KUNA, a day before Cairo International Airport’s Terminal 2 opens, for a test period, Director of Kuwait Airways’ Middle East and North Africa Department, Abdullah Al-Huwaila, said that, the fact that Kuwait Airways will be the first aviation company to use the terminal, is a testament to its “repute and credibility.”
Moreover, Egypt’s Ministry of Civil Aviation, announced that, all airlines using Terminal 1 will begin operating the new terminal on Sept 28 (today).
However, Terminal 2 will officially be opened on Oct 6.
The new terminal is expected to ratchet up Cairo International Airport’s passenger capacity to about 30 million commuters yearly.
Source: Nam News Network