World | Associated Press | Sunday June 16, 2013
British fighter jets escorted a plane from Cairo bound for New York to an emergency landing in the UK after a passenger discovered a letter threatening the aircraft, officials said Saturday.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday December 5, 2012
An EgyptAir flight was forced to divert after a passenger was bitten by a snake he had smuggled on board, the Daily Mail reported on Wednesday.
World | Agence France-Press | Sunday November 11, 2012
EgyptAir is allowing its stewardesses to wear Islamic headscarves if they wish on flights to Arab states and will expand the practice to the rest of the network, an official said on Sunday, ending a restriction imposed in Hosni Mubarak's era.
World | Associated Press | Thursday June 23, 2011
A jet carrying 286 passengers slammed on its brakes and aborted a takeoff this week at Kennedy Airport after another plane began taxiing toward the runway it was using, the Federal Aviation Administration said on Wednesday.Lufthansa Flight 411 was cleared for takeoff and EgyptAir Flight 986 was inst...
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 22, 2009
Air marshals foiled an attempt by a Sudanese passenger to hijack an EgyptAir flight from Istanbul to Cairo and divert it to Jerusalem.