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Marsa Alam International Airport

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]

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: Frankfurt,[5] Graz,[5] Leipzig/Halle,[5] Linz,[5] Munich,[5] Paris–Charles De Gaulle[6]
AlbaStar Seasonal: Bergamo,[7] Milan–Malpensa[7]
Seasonal charter: Naples,[8] Rimini,[9] Verona[10]
Austrian Airlines Seasonal charter: Vienna[11]
Blue Panorama Airlines Seasonal charter: Bergamo,[12] Bologna,[8] Verona,[10] Vilnius[13]
Brussels Airlines Brussels
Chair Airlines Zürich
easyJet Seasonal: Berlin–Tegel, Milan–Malpensa, Venice
Edelweiss Air Zürich
EgyptAir Express Cairo
Enter Air Charter: Katowice,[14] Poznań,[14][15] Warsaw–Chopin,[14] Wrocław[14]
Seasonal charter: Gdańsk (begins 25 April 2020)[14]
Eurowings Vienna
Seasonal charter: Berlin–Tegel,[16] Düsseldorf,[16] Munich[16]
Holiday Europe Seasonal charter: Berlin–Schönefeld,[5] Cologne/Bonn,[5] Düsseldorf,[5] Frankfurt,[5] Hamburg,[5] Hannover,[5] Leipzig/Halle,[5] Munich,[5] Nuremberg,[5] Stuttgart[5]
Jet Time Seasonal charter: Helsinki[17]
Lufthansa Seasonal charter: Munich[5]
Luxair Seasonal: Luxembourg[18]
Neos[19] Bologna, Milan–Malpensa, Rome–Fiumicino, Verona
Seasonal: Naples
SkyUp Seasonal charter: Kiev–Boryspil[20]
Smartwings Seasonal: Brno, Ostrava, Prague
Smartwings Hungary Seasonal charter: Budapest[21]
Smartwings Poland Seasonal charter: Katowice,[14] Warsaw–Chopin[14][15]
Smartwings Slovakia Seasonal charter: Bratislava
SunClass Airlines Seasonal charter: Copenhagen,[22] Stockholm–Arlanda[23]
Sundair Seasonal: Bremen (begins 7 February 2020),[24] Dresden[25]
Seasonal charter: Berlin–Tegel[5]
SunExpress Deutschland Seasonal: Cologne/Bonn, Leipzig/Halle
Swiss International Air Lines Seasonal: Geneva[26]
Transavia Seasonal charter: Amsterdam[27]
TUI Airways Birmingham (begins 16 December 2019),[28] London–Gatwick,[29] Manchester (resumes 20 November 2019)[28]
TUI fly Belgium Brussels
TUI fly Deutschland Düsseldorf, Frankfurt
Seasonal: Berlin–Tegel, Hannover, Leipzig/Halle, Nuremberg, Stuttgart
TUI fly Netherlands Amsterdam
Yanair Seasonal charter: Kiev–Boryspil[30]

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 c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q "Flight". fti.de.
  6. ^ "Flights from Paris - Timetables and information". www.parisaeroport.fr.
  7. ^ a b "Alba Star schedules new sectors from Milan / Verona in S19". routesonline.com. 21 May 2019.
  8. ^ a b "Flight". alpitour.it.
  9. ^ "Flight Info". riminiairport.com.
  10. ^ a b "Flights schedule". aeroportoverona.it.
  11. ^ "Flight Wien - Marsa Alam - myAustrian Holidays". myAustrian Holidays.
  12. ^ "Tour operator timetable". milanbergamoairport.it.
  13. ^ "Marsa Alam". itaka.lt.
  14. ^ a b c d e f g "Charter flights".
  15. ^ a b "air and charter tickets". itaka.pl. Retrieved 4 September 2018.
  16. ^ a b c TUIfly.com. "TUIfly.com - Schedule". www.tuifly.com.
  17. ^ "Flights". tjareborg.fi.
  18. ^ "Luxair adds Egypt service from Nov 2019". routesonline.com. 15 November 2019.
  19. ^ "flight time flights".
  20. ^ "freight monitor". online.joinup.ua.
  21. ^ "Travel Service: Három új útvonal és 13%-os kapacitásbővítés a nyári menetrendben". 27 February 2018.
  22. ^ "Flight". spies.dk.
  23. ^ "Flight". ving.se.
  24. ^ "Germany's SundAir to extend its Bremen base into W19/20". ch-aviation.com.
  25. ^ "Sundair extends flight offer from Dresden". airliners.de.
  26. ^ "SWISS to offer new service from Geneva to Marsa Alam". aviation24.be. 19 July 2019.
  27. ^ "Thassos". sunweb.nl.
  28. ^ a b Liu, Jim. "TUI Airways UK W19 new short-haul routes". Routesonline. Retrieved 26 June 2019.
  29. ^ "Flight Timetable". tui.co.uk.
  30. ^ "Marsa Alam airport receives first YanAir flight from Ukraine - Egypt Independent". egyptindependent.com. 30 October 2017.

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