EGYPTAIR Expands Fleet with Order of 10 A350s from Airbus

EGYPTAIR orders 10 A350-900s, set to become the airline’s flagship aircraft.

EGYPTAIR orders 10 A350s, set to become the airline’s flagship aircraft

Dubai Airshow 2023, November 14 – EGYPTAIR (MS) has confirmed an order for 10 A350-900s, as the airline seeks to cater to the increasing demand across its network.

The A350-900 aircraft, with its optimal features and capabilities, is the ideal choice for this expansion,” said EGYPTAIR’s Chairman and CEO, Engineer Yehia Zakaria.

The agreement was formalised at the 2023 Dubai Airshow, in the presence of Engineer Yehia Zakaria and Airbus Chief Commercial Officer and Head of International, Christian Scherer.


A350-900s to Boost Global Reach

The aircraft are powered by Rolls-Royce XWB Trent engines, renowned for their modern design and reduced fuel emissions and consumption. They come with a seating capacity of 340.

Once delivered, the A350-900 will become EGYPTAIR’s flagship aircraft. The addition of the world’s most modern and efficient widebody aircraft to the airline’s fleet will be instrumental in expanding its offering, opening new opportunities particularly in Western US and the far East,” says Christian Scherer, CCO and Head of Airbus International.