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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]

Contents

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, Rome–Fiumicino, Warsaw–Chopin
Seasonal charter: Paris–Charles De Gaulle[5]
AlbaStar Seasonal: Bergamo,[6] Milan–Malpensa[6]
Seasonal charter: Naples,[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
Chair Airlines Zürich
easyjet Seasonal: Berlin-Tegel (begins 2 November 2019),[11] Milan–Malpensa (begins 2 November 2019),[12] Naples (begins 2 November 2019),[12] Venice (begins 7 November 2019)[11]
Edelweiss Air Zürich
EgyptAir Express Cairo
Enter Air Charter: Katowice,[13] Poznań,[13][14] Warsaw–Chopin,[13] Wrocław[13]
Eurowings Vienna
Seasonal charter: Berlin–Tegel,[15] Düsseldorf,[15] Hamburg,[9] Munich[15]
Fly2Sky Airlines Seasonal charter: Cologne/Bonn,[9] Hannover,[9] Munich,[9] Frankfurt,[9] Leipzig/Halle[9]
Jet Time Seasonal charter: Helsinki (begins 16 October 2019)[16]
Luxair Seasonal charter: Luxembourg[17]
Neos[18] Bologna, Milan–Malpensa, Rome–Fiumicino, Verona
Seasonal: Naples
SkyUp Seasonal charter: Kiev–Boryspil[19]
Smartwings Seasonal: Brno, Ostrava, Prague
Smartwings Hungary Seasonal charter: Budapest,[20] Vilnius[21]
Smartwings Poland Seasonal charter: Katowice,[13] Warsaw–Chopin[13][14]
Smartwings Slovakia Seasonal charter: Bratislava
Sundair Seasonal: Bremen (begins 7 February 2020)[22]
SunExpress Deutschland Seasonal: Cologne/Bonn, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hannover, Leipzig/Halle, Nuremberg, Stuttgart
Swiss International Air Lines Seasonal: Geneva (begins 16 October 2019)[23]
Thomas Cook Airlines Seasonal: Birmingham (ends 4 November 2019), London–Gatwick (ends 31 October 2019)[24]
Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia Seasonal charter: Copenhagen (begins 8 October 2019),[25] Stockholm–Arlanda[26]
TUI Airways Birmingham (begins 4 November 2019),[27] London–Gatwick,[28] Manchester (resumes 6 November 2019)[27]
TUI fly Belgium Brussels
TUI fly Deutschland Düsseldorf, Frankfurt
Seasonal: Berlin–Tegel, Hannover, Nuremberg, Stuttgart
TUI fly Netherlands Amsterdam
Yanair Seasonal charter: Kiev–Boryspil[29]

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. ^ "Flights from Paris - Timetables and information". www.parisaeroport.fr.
  6. ^ a b "Alba Star schedules new sectors from Milan / Verona in S19". routesonline.com. 21 May 2019.
  7. ^ a b "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. ^ a b Liu, Jim. "easyJet schedules new routes in W19". Routesonline. Retrieved 16 July 2019.
  12. ^ a b "easyJet to operate flights from Naples and Milan to Marsa Alam". egyptindependent.com. 28 May 2019.
  13. ^ a b c d e f "Charter flights".
  14. ^ a b "air and charter tickets". itaka.pl. Retrieved 4 September 2018.
  15. ^ a b c TUIfly.com. "TUIfly.com - Schedule". www.tuifly.com.
  16. ^ "Flights". tjareborg.fi.
  17. ^ "Marsa Alam". luxairtours.lu.
  18. ^ "flight time flights".
  19. ^ "freight monitor". online.joinup.ua.
  20. ^ "Travel Service: Három új útvonal és 13%-os kapacitásbővítés a nyári menetrendben". 27 February 2018.
  21. ^ "Marsa Alam". itaka.lt.
  22. ^ "Germany's SundAir to extend its Bremen base into W19/20". ch-aviation.com.
  23. ^ "SWISS to offer new service from Geneva to Marsa Alam". aviation24.be. 19 July 2019.
  24. ^ "Flight Timetable". thomascookairlines.com.
  25. ^ "Flight". spies.dk.
  26. ^ "Flight". ving.se.
  27. ^ a b Liu, Jim. "TUI Airways UK W19 new short-haul routes". Routesonline. Retrieved 26 June 2019.
  28. ^ "Flight Timetable". tui.co.uk.
  29. ^ "Marsa Alam airport receives first YanAir flight from Ukraine - Egypt Independent". egyptindependent.com. 30 October 2017.

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