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EgyptAir Needs Online Booking&Knowledgable Agents  
User currently offlineIslandHopperCO From Micronesia, joined Dec 2003, 225 posts, RR: 0
Posted (12 years 3 weeks 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 2035 times:

I just booked a ticket to Cairo and Ethiopia on Egyptair (thanks for the help, Horus!) They had the lowest fare to Ethiopia by far.

I must say though, it was VERY hard to book the flight I wanted, and I ended up having to go through a travel agency. The website is absolutely useless, with no online booking and a clunky schedule search engine whose favorite response is "there is no flight on that date". Well then, find me the closest one already!  Smile

After much wading around their site, I found a sales desk in NYC. The first agent said "Oh, we don't fly to Ethiopia anymore". Uh...yeah you do! I tried another sales desk in LA, who said he could only book full fare tickets ($2800RT). Sheesh...they REALLY don't want me to fly their airline! I finally found a travel agency that specializes in Egyptian travel, and booked without a hitch at a great fare.

They really need a better game plan if they hope to have a presence in the US market. Also it appears that they stopped serving LAX, since my flight to JFK will be on United. Is that true?

I look forward to experiencing EgyptAir and will do a trip report.

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User currently offlineIslandHopperCO From Micronesia, joined Dec 2003, 225 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (12 years 3 weeks 2 days 6 hours ago) and read 1993 times:

Does anyone know if EgyptAir stopped flying their 777 to LAX? There's lots of pictures of it here from the past.

User currently offlineMY7E7 From United States of America, joined Apr 2004, 76 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (12 years 3 weeks 2 days 6 hours ago) and read 1989 times:

Dear EgyptAir,

I am a software developer, please call me, you need help!  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

I'm not always right but that's no reason to insult me
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