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About Nile Air
Nile Air is an Egyptian private airline offering integrated services in the field of air transport. It was launched in March 2011 with a capital of 200 million Egyptian pounds and it belongs to Al Tayyar Travel Group. The airline's main headquarter is in Cairo and Cairo International Airport is the main hub for its operations. Nile Air takes Burj Al Arab International Airport in Alexandria and King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah as secondary airports for its aviation operations.
Nile Air is considered the third airline in Egypt after Egypt Air and Egyptian International Airline. It is Egypt’s largest private airline, and the fastest growing private airlines that takes Egypt as its base. It operates flights to more than 20 destinations in 7 countries in the Middle East, Africa and Europe. It strives to increase its domestic destinations in Egypt constantly as well as a regional air carrier covering international destinations in the Middle East, Africa, and Europe.
Privileges When Booking Nile Air:
It offers low-cost travel-related services for different classes of people especially on flights from Saudi Arabia to Egypt and vice versa.
It offers Business class passengers access to waiting lounges at airports.
Passengers can easily manage their booking through Nile Air online booking
It connects Egypt with Saudi Arabia through a vast network of routes to and from different cities.
It is a fast growing airline and its fleet is updated constantly.
It is a committed airline towards departing and landing timing at a rate of 90% punctuality.
Business Class: It strives to offer Business class passengers a unique travel experience from regular Business class on board other airlines. The following are the top features that Nile Air offers to Business class passengers:
Business class passengers are assigned certain check-out services: such as exclusive check-in/ out counters and priority of delivering luggage in the intended destinations.
Complimentary Access to airport lounges: Business class passengers on board Nile Air can spend pleasurable time at airports in waiting lounges and enjoy a variety of free services available such as food, drinks, TV, newspapers and magazines, high-speed internet access, and dedicated areas to carry out business activities equipped with computers, fax and printing machines.
Generous checked baggage: Nile Air allows Business class up to 40 kgs of checked baggage.
Distinctive seats: Business class cabins are equipped with leather seats of 42 inches wide; featuring comfort and space. Passengers also can pre-define their favorite seats via online booking.
Assortment of meals: Nile Air offers Business class passengers a variety of meals, curated and served by a dedicated hosting crew to serve the passengers culinary pleasures.
Nile Air fleet consists of Airbus; A321 and A320 models. The young fleet is going to increase the number of aircrafts in the upcoming years since it has signed a number of agreements to purchase new aircrafts.
Nile Air baggage policy features flexibility as it offers extra weight for checked and carry-on baggage more than normally permitted by many private airlines.
Passengers on Business class are allowed 40 kgs of checked baggage and Economy class passengers are eligible for 30 kgs of checked baggage. Irrespective of their class, passengers on board Nile Air are eligible to carry 7 kgs to their cabins along with a bag of upto 10 kgs for passengers travelling with an infant.
With respect to Nile Air general rules of luggage:
Passengers are allowed one carry-on piece that does not exceed the dimensions of 22 x 36 x 23 cm and not more than 7 kgs.
Passengers travelling with infants are allowed an extra carry-on bag and a collapsible stroller. The bag might not exceed 10 kgs as the maximum weight with dimensions that do not exceed 55 × 38 × 20 cm. The stroller might be checked-in free of charge in case of no space in the cabins.
Nile Air does not accept damaged baggage or baggage in bad conditions.
The passengers are allowed to carry any of the following items without additional charges: baby food as much as necessary during flights, a baby carrier, fully collapsible chair, crutches, a walking stick, and artificial legs if the passenger dependents on them. Some of these items can be carried to passengers’ cabin and stored in cabin storage until arrival time.
Nile Air also charges fees on excess weights and the cost varies based on the final destination.
Nile Air offers several services associated with basic travel services, such as:
The wheelchair services
Wheelchairs are offered to facilitate travel of physically challenged individuals. It is offered in 3 different cases:
A wheelchair service is offered for passenger who cannot walk for long distances to board the aircraft. The passenger can request a wheelchair to move from the passengers lounge to board the plane or vice versa.
A passenger is eligible to request a wheelchair if he or she cannot go up and down stairs.
A passenger is eligible to request a wheelchair if he or she can not walk inside the aircraft from the aircraft door to his/her seat.
Wheelchair services should be requested during the booking process through Nile Air website or any other booking agent.Wheelchair services incur additional charges.
Nile Air provides escort service for unaccompanied minors to arrive at their final destinations safely and to reassure their families that the children are taken care of by trained staff.
Travel of Children 5 to 11 years of age:
A Nile Air escort staff member accompanies the child throughout his/her flight until he is handed over to an adult specified by the parents.
The child's guardian must fill in a declaration form in the airport and Nile Air will check the validity of the child's travel documents.
A Nile Air staff member takes handles the check-in process.Then, the child is taken to the aircraft where he is received by a member of the hosting crew to look after him during the flight. Parents are asked to stay at the airport until the aircraft departs.
When the child arrives at his final destination, a ground crew member takes the child to complete the check-in process and then delivers him to the person identified by the child's guardians after verifying his or her official identity. In case of a transit stop, the Nile Air staff transfers the child to a representative of the other airline.
Nile Air highly recommends parents to inform the company in case that the person who would receive the child is late at the designated destination in order to take the necessary actions.
Note: Escort service is not available for children under the age of five to travel without an accompanying adult above 12 years of age.
Al Tayyar Travel Group
Cairo - Arab Republic of Egypt
Main Operational Airport
Cairo International Airport
Burg El Arab airport in Alexandria - King Abdul Aziz International Airport in Jeddah
Al Tayyar Travel Group signed a contract with Airbus to buy 9 aircrafts of Airbus A321 model.
The establishment of the company as an Egyptian joint stock company, owned by the "Al Tayyar Travel Group".
It was launched officially and it commenced operations.
It joined Arab Air Carriers Organization to become the 31st member of the organization.
It launched a new route from Cairo to Jeddah to strengthen its presence in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
It signed a deal to purchase two aircrafts of Airbus A320 model to expand it fleet size.
It celebrated five years of its first flight from Egypt to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Also, Nile Air announced the commencement of domestic flights in Egypt. In addition, it continues to expand its fleet, so it signed a partnership agreement with Lufthansa to enhance meals.
It keeps growing by launching new routes in Egypt, Gulf Cooperation Countries, Middle East, Africa, and Europe.