Company Profile

Company Overview

EGYPTAIR CARGO Founded in 2002, as a subsidiary business unit of EGYPTAIR Holding. Since its foundation, EGYPTAIR CARGO has been on the forefront of transporting and handling of general and special cargo.

EGYPTAIR CARGO fleet is composed of four medium range wide body aircrafts “two A300B4F and two A300-600F”, the bellies capacity of our sister company planes "EGYPTAIR AIRLINES" are a significant capacity added to EGYPTAIR CARGO capability. This allows us to fly and to serve more than 70 scheduled international destinations in the major cities in USA, Canada, Europe, Africa, Gulf area and Far east. in addition the capability to operate charter and ad-hoc freighter flights.

EGYPTAIR CARGO established its 1st cargo terminal in May 1981 with 50,000 sq.m area and a capacity of 120.000 tons / year (an additional area of 9600 sq.m has been recently added to Cairo cargo terminal to improve the cargo flow and increase capacity).

In September 1991 another cargo terminal at Alexandria International Airport was established with a capacity of 20,000 tons / year to better serve the northern region of Egypt. Both terminals are connecting their operations through a surface transportation in addition to the domestic flights.
In February 2006 another cargo terminal at Luxor International Airport was established sharing 50 % with The Egyptian Company for airports with a capacity of 20,000tons / year to better serve the southern region of Egypt.

EGYPTAIR CARGO now boasts a team of more than 1400 employees serving more than 40 international airlines and more 80 cargo agents.
EGYPTAIR CARGO is expected to double its storage capacity within the next two years in the poem of the national strategy as EGYPTAIR CARGO has a significant role in developing and in succeeding to operate Cairo international airport as a HUB airport.
Our main cargo Hub is located in Cairo International Airport; we developed several regional hubs at Ostend Airport  at Belgium , Hahn Airport at Germany, Sharjah Airport UAE, Nairobi Airport and Bangkok Airport at thailand, and regional point at Malpensa Airport at Italy, Istanbul Airport at Turkey, Khartoum Airport at Sudan, Addis Ababa Airport at Eithiopia, Manston Airport at United Kingdom.

EGYPTAIR CARGO has extended their business to include the managing and operating of other related projects like the Perishable Center at Cairo Int’l Airport in conjunction with the HEIA (Horticulture Export Improvement Association) Community.

Regulations and permits

EGYPTAIR CARGO operates in the transportation and handling providing its services to its value customers under the jurisdiction and the regulation of the Egyptian civil aviation authority (ECAA), and complies with

The Egyptian Civil Aviation Authority (ECAA) certifies EGYPTAIR CARGO to operate as a Cargo operator and a Cargo handling Company.

STRATEGY

EGYPTAIR CARGO has signed many special prorate agreements with 27 large airlines (AF,AA,BG,CX,CI,CA,CO,HM,JL,KE,KZ,LO,LT,MH,MP,OZ,OS,PK,RG,SA,SV,SU,TG,UL,XM,8V,DL) in order to serve more destinations worldwide and increase the load factor on its flights.