The operation conditions and maintaining works at airports delay the departure of some of its flights daily. Cairo International Airport delayed the departure of 4 international flights today، Saturday due to technical failures and operating conditions.
Cairo International Airport is the international airport of Cairo and the busiest airport in Egypt and serves as the primary hub for EgyptAir، EgyptAir Express and Nile Air as well as several other airlines.
The airport is located in Heliopolis، to the northeast of Cairo around 15 kilometers (9.3 mi) from the business area of the city and has an area of approximately 37 square kilometers (14 sq mi). It is the second busiest airport in Africa after OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg.