Air Cairo’s first flight from Ben Gurion Airport to Sharm el-Sheikh has set off

Air Cairo will operate 3 weekly flights on state-of-the-art Airbus 320 A. Disneyhouse offers all-inclusive vacation packages, and priced flights, starting at $ 630 for a weekend getaway

Tourism Minister Joel Rezbozov with Air Cairo’s Egyptian aircraft crew, Hani Sobol, CEO of Disneyhouse, and Ofer Khodorov, chairman of the board of Disneyhouse. Photo: Sivan Prague

History at Ben Gurion Airport: First flight of the airline Air Cairo (Air Cairo), a subsidiary of the Egyptian National Airline Egypt you (EGYPTAIR), took off from Ben Gurion Airport to Sharm el-Sheikh with about 170 Israelis who went to Sharm to vacation in one of the dozens of hotels and holiday villages. This is the first time that an Egyptian company plane has flown holidaymakers directly from Ben Gurion Airport to Sharm el-Sheikh.

The historic flight, inaugurated by the Minister of Tourism Joel Rezbozov, Will be performed three times a week, on a state-of-the-art Airbus 320 A. The flight is carried out in accordance with the bilateral agreement initiated by Prime Minister Naftali Bennett with his Egyptian counterpart, President al-Sisi.

“Tourism is the head of a bridge for the creation of diplomatic ties between the countries,” said Tourism Minister Yoel Rezbozov at the ceremony. “The historic peace agreement with Egypt, followed by the agreement with Jordan, and the Abraham agreements with the Gulf states – are the ones that led to the tourist cooperation pouring the bridges between the countries. “Operating a flight line between Ben Gurion Airport and Sharm el-Sheikh is a good example of establishing these connections,” the Minister of Tourism added.

Hani Sobol, CEO of the Disneyhouse travel company, said that operating the direct line between Israel and Sharm would allow tens of thousands of Israelis to go down and vacation in their all-time favorite place. “We see a lot of interest from Israelis who want to go on vacation in Sharm, and as a result, the first flight was filled to capacity with 170 Israelis and their families who went down to Sharm for vacation.”

Disneyhouse is the sole representative of the Egyptian airline AIR CAIRO, which will operate three weekly flights on this route. Disneyhouse is already offering Israeli vacationers vacation packages at dozens of hotels and resorts in Sharm, including water parks, at prices (including flights) starting at $ 630 per person in a double room for a weekend.

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