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Egyptair Domestic Flights In The Mid 90's  
User currently offlineBRUspotter From Belgium, joined Jan 2004, 145 posts, RR: 0
Posted (7 years 3 months 4 days 12 hours ago) and read 2955 times:

Would anyone be able to tell me which aircraft sort Egyptair were using in 1995 on their Luxor-Cairo route? I flew this route and I know it was a wide body but cannot remember what the equipment was. Thanks for your help.


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User currently offlineMSYYZ From Canada, joined Oct 2005, 851 posts, RR: 8
Reply 1, posted (7 years 3 months 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 2918 times:

Egyptair used to fly widebodies on some of their domestic flights , probably you were on an A300/600 .

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Now they have retired from Pax service , some of them serve with Egyptair cargo fleet .



A346,A343,A342,A332,A333,A310,A300,AB6,A319,A320,A321,B741,B744,B777,B767,B732,B735,B727,B707,B757,MD80,F-70,E-170,B738
User currently offlineJayhawk From United Kingdom, joined Jul 1999, 68 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (7 years 3 months 4 days 9 hours ago) and read 2898 times:

Flew this route in 1991. It was a 767 Cairo - Luxor and 300-600 Luxor to Cairo. In fact i remember being in the very rear of the 767 and noticed after landing a lady emerging from the lavs. The question that has always been in my mind is that is Egyptair the only airline equipped with seat belts in the lavatories?

Regards, Jayhawk


User currently offlineCedarjet From United Kingdom, joined May 1999, 8086 posts, RR: 54
Reply 3, posted (7 years 3 months 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 2850 times:

The domestic flights in Egypt you wanted to be on in the 90s was Luxor Air, who bought some of MEA's 707s when they finally retired the type after three or four decades of service and used them on domestic services within Egypt. Didn't last long though, this one was W/O on a charter flight to Monrovia, Liberia, in a landing accident (no fatalities).

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User currently offlineCptGirmayTesfa From Peru, joined Oct 2003, 406 posts, RR: 3
Reply 4, posted (7 years 3 months 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 2803 times:

I remember from those years that MS used whatever equipment they had on the Luxor route; B737; AB300; B767; even the 747-300.

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