Cairo International Airport (CAI)
Cairo International Airport is the busiest airport in Egypt and the primary hub for Star Alliance member Egypt Air. The airport is located to the north-east of the city around 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) from the business area of the city. The airport is administered by the Egyptian Holding Co. for Airports and Air Navigation (EHCAAN).
Cairo International is the second busiest airport in Africa after OR Tambo International Airport in South Africa. The airport has three terminals, with the third (and largest) opened on 27 April 2009. A new cargo terminal is also under construction. In 2010, the airport was voted one of the three most improved airports in the 2010 Skytrax World Airport Awards.
|Name||Cairo International Airport|
|Address||Oruba Road, Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt|
|Location||The airport is located in Heliopolis, 22km (13.7 miles) northeast of central Cairo and 40km (24.9 miles) from the Giza Pyramids.|
|Time zone||GMT + 2 (GMT + 3 from last Friday in April to first Friday in October)|
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