Al-Ahram Weekly Online   3 - 9 December 2008
Issue No. 925
Sky High
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

Ready or not?
Aviation authorities get ready for the opening of a new terminal building at Cairo International, yet the new facility would not be fully in operation for several months, reports Amirah Ibrahim
Stranded in Bangkok
The Egyptian government called on its citizens in Thailand to head to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, where they would be evacuated by Egyptian planes, reports Amirah Ibrahim
Holy wings to Mecca
For both Cairo International airport and the national carrier, this year's pilgrimage has been a successful achievement, reports Amirah Ibrahim

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SKY HIGH is a monthly coverage appearing the first Thursday of the month. Air Travel partners are invited to contribute with opinions and other forms of information. Material may be edited for length and clarity; and should be addressed to Amirah Ibrahim, Aviation Editor, Al-Ahram Weekly, Galaa St, Cairo, Arab Republic of Egypt; fax: +202 2578 6089, email:; for advertising call tel/fax + 202 2770 5373


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