Al-Ahram Weekly Online   5 - 11 March 2009
Issue No. 937
Sky High
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

Worst yet to come
With passenger and cargo movement plunging drastically, officials call on governments to save the industry
Operation open skies
Cairo International Airport welcomes a second Kuwaiti airline to the Cairo-Kuwait route on a daily basis , Amirah Ibrahim reports
Own Star
Star Alliance has honoured Egyptian Aviation Minister Ahmed Shafiq for his role in ensuring the success of civil aviation in Egypt, a procedure that is unprecedented

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