Marsa Alam International Airport during July has thus far received 56 flights from various countries, including 16 flights from the Czech Republic, 17 flights from Poland, eight flights from Ukraine, and one from Switzerland.
All coronavirus precautionary and preventive measures will be applied to the arrivals, allowing vaccinated tourists to enter the country while those who are unvaccinated will be asked to do the PCR test at their own expense.
The Marsa Alam International Airport received 24 international flights from various international airports between Tuesday and Friday, signaling a further revival of Egypt’s pandemic-stricken tourism industry.
The Red Sea city last Tuesday received eight flights from European and other foreign countries. Wednesday brought three flights, including two charter flights and one regular flight, while Thursday saw ten international flights.
An additional three flights touched down on Friday, an airport source told Youm7.
The source confirmed that the total weekly flights that have arrived and are scheduled to reach Marsa Alam International Airport amounted to 50 flights, including 16 flights from the Czech Republic, 17 flights from Poland, eight flights from Switzerland, one from Hungary, and seven other flights by EgyptAir.
All flights arrived amid strict COVID-19 precautionary measures at the airport.
Currently, Egypt is allowing entry to visitors from foreign countries with a valid vaccination certificate that contains a QR code or a PCR test administered no more than 72 hours before departure.