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Marsa Alam International Airport (IATA: RMF, ICAO: HEMA) is an international airport located 60 km north of Marsa Alam in Egypt and an important destination for leisure flights from Europe.

Marsa Alam International Airport
Marsa alam airport.jpg
Summary
Airport typePublic
OwnerEMAK Marsa Alam for Management & Operation Airports SAE
OperatorM.A. Al-Kharafi Group of Kuwait
ServesMarsa Alam, Egypt
Elevation AMSL251 ft / 77 m
Coordinates25°33′25″N 34°35′01″E / 25.55694°N 34.58361°E / 25.55694; 34.58361
Websitemarsa-alam-airport.com
Map
RMF is located in Egypt
RMF
RMF
Location of airport in Egypt
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
15/33 3,000 9,843 Asphalt
Statistics (2012)
Passengers1,089,000
Sources: Airport web site[1] and DAFIF[2][3] Page 6 [4]

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OverviewEdit

It was built in response to the increasing needs of European travelers to this southern Red Sea destination, along with other airports on the Red Sea such as Sharm el-Sheikh International Airport, being inaugurated on 16 October 2003. The official name of the airport until 2011 was Marsa Mubarak Airport. The airport is privately owned and operated by EMAK Marsa Alam for Management & Operation Airports, a subsidiary of the M.A. Al-Kharafi Group of Kuwait.

Airlines and destinationsEdit

AirlinesDestinations
Air Cairo Katowice, Milan–Malpensa, Naples,[5] Rome–Fiumicino,[5] Warsaw–Chopin
Seasonal charter: Paris–Charles De Gaulle[6]
AlbaStar Seasonal charter: Bergamo,[7] Naples (begins 27 June 2019),[7] Verona[8]
BH Air Seasonal charter: Berlin–Schönefeld,[9] Cologne/Bonn,[9] Frankfurt,[9] Hannover,[9] Leipzig/Halle[9]
Blue Panorama Airlines Seasonal charter: Bergamo,[10] Bologna,[7] Verona[8]
Brussels Airlines Brussels[11]
Corendon Airlines Europe Seasonal: Nuremberg[12]
Edelweiss Air Zürich
EgyptAir Express Cairo
Enter Air Charter: Katowice,[13] Poznań,[13][14] Warsaw–Chopin,[13] Wrocław[13]
Eurowings Vienna[15]
Seasonal charter: Berlin–Tegel,[16] Düsseldorf,[16] Hamburg,[9] Munich[16]
Fly2Sky Airlines Seasonal charter: Cologne/Bonn,[9] Hannover,[9] Munich,[9] Frankfurt,[9] Leipzig/Halle[9]
Germania Flug Zürich
Neos[17] Bologna, Milan–Malpensa, Rome–Fiumicino, Verona
SkyUp Seasonal charter: Kiev–Boryspil[18]
Smartwings Prague
Seasonal: Brno, Ostrava
Smartwings Hungary Seasonal charter: Budapest,[19] Vilnius[20]
Smartwings Poland Seasonal charter: Katowice,[13] Warsaw–Chopin[13][14]
SunExpress Deutschland Seasonal: Cologne/Bonn, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hannover, Leipzig/Halle, Nuremberg, Stuttgart
Thomas Cook Airlines Birmingham
Seasonal: London–Gatwick
Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia Seasonal charter: Stockholm–Arlanda[21]
TUI Airways Birmingham (begins 4 November 2019),[22] London–Gatwick, Manchester (begins 6 November 2019)[22]
TUI fly Belgium Brussels
TUI fly Deutschland[16] Düsseldorf, Frankfurt
Seasonal: Berlin–Tegel, Hannover, Nuremberg (begins 30 May 2019)[23] Stuttgart
TUI fly Netherlands Amsterdam
Yanair Seasonal charter: Kiev–Boryspil[24]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Marsa Alam Airport, official web site
  2. ^ Airport information for HEMA at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  3. ^ Airport information for RMF at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  4. ^ http://www.oecd.org/officialdocuments/publicdisplaydocumentpdf/?cote=DAF/COMP/WD%282014%2932&docLanguage=En
  5. ^ a b 2018, UBM (UK) Ltd. "Air Cairo schedules new Italian routes in S19". routesonline.com.
  6. ^ "Flights from Paris - Timetables and information". www.parisaeroport.fr.
  7. ^ a b c "Flight". alpitour.it.
  8. ^ a b "Flights schedule". aeroportoverona.it.
  9. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Flight". fti.de.
  10. ^ "Tour operator timetable". milanbergamoairport.it.
  11. ^ "Flight tickets to Marsa Alam. Book your flight with Brussels Airlines". brusselsairlines.com. Retrieved 11 March 2018.
  12. ^ Liu, Jim. "Corendon Airlines Europe S19 new routes/sectors". Routesonline. Retrieved 17 April 2019.
  13. ^ a b c d e f "Charter flights". Retrieved 4 September 2018.
  14. ^ a b "air and charter tickets". itaka.pl. Retrieved 4 September 2018.
  15. ^ 2018, UBM (UK) Ltd. "Eurowings Adds Egypt Service from Nov 2016". Retrieved 11 March 2018.
  16. ^ a b c d TUIfly.com. "TUIfly.com - Schedule". www.tuifly.com.
  17. ^ "flight time flights".
  18. ^ "freight monitor". online.joinup.ua.
  19. ^ "Travel Service: Három új útvonal és 13%-os kapacitásbővítés a nyári menetrendben". 27 February 2018.
  20. ^ "Marsa Alam". itaka.lt.
  21. ^ "Flight". ving.se.
  22. ^ a b "Flight Timetable". tui.co.uk.
  23. ^ 2018, UBM (UK) Ltd. "TUIfly S19 network additions as of 25MAR19". routesonline.com.
  24. ^ "Marsa Alam airport receives first YanAir flight from Ukraine - Egypt Independent". egyptindependent.com. 30 October 2017.

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