RAK Airways reaches Cairo
The second of RAK Airways three weekly flights to Cairo arrived at Cairo International Airport at 0850 yesterday (Sunday 19) to a VIP welcome by Egyptian dignitaries and officials.
RAK Airways, another national carrier of the UAE, recently added Cairo as its fifth destination to its growing route network, offering three flights a week from Ras Al Khaimah International Airport.
On the flight to Cairo were Sheikh Salem Bin Sultan Al Qassimi, vice chairman, RAK Airways, and Omar Jahameh, CEO, RAK Airways, who were met by a delegation led by the UAE Consul General in Egypt, Dr. Rashid Hamad Al Affari.
Sheikh Salem Bin Sultan Al Qassimi, vice chairman, RAK Airways, said: “The launch of RAK Airways Cairo flights is in keeping with our commitment to expand our route network and further enhance our high-value offering to our customers. On behalf of RAK Airways, I would like to extend my appreciation to the Egyptian authorities and Cairo International Airport officials for warmly welcoming the launch of RAK Airways' Cairo route.”
“We look forward to introducing Egyptian travellers to our ‘Small Fares, Big Deals’ offering and supporting greater trade and tourism exchange between the UAE and Egypt.”
Included in the price of each RAK Airways flight is a full hot meal and beverages on-board all flights, a baggage allowance of 40kg per passenger as well as the normal hand baggage allowance and free shuttle service between other emirates and RAK International Airport.
RAK Airways offers free parking for passengers who wish to drive to RAK International Airport.