Cairo airport receives first Iraqi airliner in 14 years
Egypt-Iraq, Politics, 9/24/2004
After a 14-year hiatus, the first Iraqi Airlines plane landed at Cairo Airport this week.
On Wednesday, the Tri-Star plane came from Baghdad en route to Algeria with an Iraqi sports mission aboard.
The 13-crew plane made a two-hour stopover in Cairo to fuel. It carried 91 members of the Iraqi sports mission that will compete in the 10th Arab Games, to kick off in Algiers on Friday.
The Iraqi National Airlines resumed regular flights only to Amman and Damascus. It has not operated any flights to Cairo since 14 years.
Some 259 Iraqi policeman are receiving training in Cairo
Azhar demonstration condemns events in Najaf
Slaughtering an Egyptian in Iraq
Please add a link on your webiste pointing to ArabicNews.com and bookmark ArabicNews.com & subscribe to our daily email news bulletin.
| Advertise on ArabicNews.com. MyFlowers.com sold more than $2700 of flowers in one month advertising on ArabicNews.com! Make your company, and products a success. Special rate for new and small business. Inquire!Advertising Info