HRG Airport authorities Honoring IAB Hurghada Station

In recognition for the efforts and organization of world class services rendered to the International Delegations and Aircrafts arriving to Hurghada Airport, which reflected an excellent Image for Hurghada International Airport.  General Mohamed Sadek Al Shoura Hurghada Airport manager has honored all the employees of the company and handed over a certificate of Honor to Mr Hassan Nashaat IAB Commercial Director and Board Member. ... More

Additional security measures.

IAB team arranged for additional Security, requested by European Airlines in light of the High security alert. All security services were performed by authorized companies. IAB agents Harmonized and coordinated all aspects of the security services during unloading and offloading of baggage as well boarding of passengers processes at each aircraft.  Despite the challenges of the operation all Aircrafts departed smoothly on-time without ... More

Parking/ landing restrictions at Sharm El Sheikh - March 13-15, 2015

According to the notification sent from Sharm El Sheikh airport management, Sharm El Shiekh Airport is to host the Egypt Economic Development Conference from March 13-15, 2015. Therefore and due to the increased capacity during this period, please note the follows: •        It is not permitted for the ground time to exceed 1:45 mins •        Requests for ... More

New Incentive Protocol By Egyptian Ministry Of Tourism At All Egyptian Leisure Airports

With the main aim to support inbound tourism to Egyptian Leisure destinations, The Ministry of Tourism will apply a new system for supporting the charter and scheduled flights from 1st November 2014 till 31st October 2015. The incentive is based on subsidizing each occupied seat with 30-40 USD on any flight depending on the load factors and the destinations. For more information please contact IAB commercial team   ... More

DST Is To End and Egypt getting back To Normal Winter Time Zone:

Winter time zone will start in Egypt on 25th September 2014 at 21:00 UTC as follows: Egypt Local time = UTC + 02 hours.   ... More

HRG/ HEGN Airport

HRG- HEGN RWY 16/34 will be closed due to maintenance till 2nd September 2014 Every Friday As of 0300 UTC Till 0700 UTC ... More

Assuit International Airport is closed for one year

Gen. Salah Younis, director of Assiut International Airport, has declared that the airport was closed for one year due to planned maintenance work. All flights were moved to Sohag, Luxor and Cairo airports ... More

New Passenger Terminal Hurghada International Airport

Opening of the new passanger terminal in Hurghada airport is scheduled on  1st of July 2014. New runway and terminal built with to expand the capacity with 7.5 million passengers per year. New runway was built with length of  4 kilometers , width 75 meters and16 new parking stands. New terminal is expected to boost tourisim arrivals  to the charming destination ... More

Egypt Visa New Price

Effective May 1st 2014, Visa charge for tourists coming to Egypt  increased to 25 USD instead of 15 USD. The decision to increase the price of  tourist visa to Egypt was previously postponed several times. The decision was inteded to be in November 2013. Then decsion was postponed to February 2014, and finally to 1st May 2014. ... More

Egypt DST Update

EffectiveMay 15th 2014, Egypt will switch to summer time as follows:  •  15 May – advance to UTC+3   (DST) •  c. 29 June – return to UTC+2 (start of Muslim holy month Ramadan) •  c. 28 July – advance to UTC+3 (end of Muslim holy month Ramadan) •  4 September – return to UTC+2 (standard time)  ... More

Royalty decrease

We are glad to announce that the Egyptian Civil Aviation and the Ministry of Tourism has agreed to reduce the royalty imposed on the flights operating from destinations different than operator call sign nationality.   The new royalties imposed shall be as follows:     1 flight the Royality will charged as 2500 USD/Flight instead of 5000 USD/Flight.   Moreover in case there will be a series of flights ... More

MUH airport closure

We wouldliek to inform you that  MUH airport will close 05 months for RWY 15/33 maintenance starting from 10FEB2014,   You can use DBB & HBE airports instead of MUH airport during this period,   Please do not hesitate to contact us if there is any inquires. ... More

ISAGO Renewal 2013

End of October 2013 IAB company was subjected to ISAGO certificate renewal Audit (Headquarter – Cairo Station).  IAB management believes that ISAGO adds several benefits and advantages to IAB operations. Among them, safer ground operations, fewer accidents and injuries, elimination of redundant audits, reduced costs, less damage, a uniform audit process and harmonized standards, improved safety oversight, harmonized auditor ... More

EBACE 2013

IAB  Participated at EBACE show 2013,  which was held  in Geneva , 21-23 of May.  IAB team Exhibited with partners from The Aviation Network (TAN). EBACE is the premier annual meeting place for the European business aviation. This three-day event features exhibits, an incredible Static Display of Aircraft, education sessions and maintenance & operations sessions .   ... More

Royalty fees exemption

In an aim to encourage the incoming tourism to Egypt,  Decision was taken by the Minister of Civil Aviation to temporary wave the royalty fees paid by Charter Carriers operating to Egypt in accordance with the 7th freedom of the air (Carrying Passengers  from a foreign country other than the operator own country to Egypt. To know more about it please email to ... More

New head of ECAA

Capt. Mahmoud Taha El Zanaty has been appointed as a new head of Egyptian Civil Aviation Authority.   ... More

MUH airport maintenance

The maintenance in (MUH) airport has been rescheduled to be made in October 2014. The purpose of "Maintenance of the runway" for the period of 5 month. ... More

Ground Handling International (GHI)

15th Annual Ground Handling International conference will be held from 18 till 21 November 2013 in  Madrid. The Ground Handling International annual conference is a tremendous success and brings  together the largest ever number of international attendees- over 600. In Madrid this year we expect to exceed this number and this emphasizes the confidence that the ground handling industry has in the organization and delivery of the GHI annual ... More

Iport DCS going live at IAB stations

Effective 1st of December 2013 IAB went live with iPort DCS on airports Hurghada and Sharm El Sheik. IAB now handles all airline customers on iPort,,  Whether load control, check-in handling, multi-leg or single leg, API handling , the iPort DCS deals with it all. Modern day ground handling does not just occur at the airport. A variety of other channels is used these days, internet and kiosk being the most obvious. ... More

WTM 2013

IAB commercial team will be attending  World Travel Market (WTM)- the leading global event for the travel industry  which will take place 4-7 November at ExCeL London.   ... More