|Hubs||Cairo International Airport|
|Secondary hubs||Borg El Arab Airport|
|Company slogan||Truly yours|
|Key people||Ahmed Aly (CEO)|
The airline launched operations in August 2010, initially operating a short term wet lease contract with Libyan Arab Airlines before starting scheduled services from Egypt in March 2011 with the launch of flights to Saudi Arabia.
On 1 November 2009, the airline received its (AOC) by the Egyptian Civil Aviation Authority which permits the airline to launch operations.
The airline is a full service carrier (with a business and economy class product) and exclusively operates scheduled services.
In January 2011, the airline became the first private Egyptian airline to publish its schedule and flight availability on the Global Distribution System (GDS).
The airline had originally ordered 9 Airbus A321-200 aircraft in 2007, however in 2015 this order was adjusted to 2 Airbus A320-200 aircraft.
As of July 2015, Nile Air serves the following destinations with scheduled services:
- Cairo - Cairo International Airport
- Alexandria - Borg El Arab Airport
- Luxor - Luxor International Airport
- Buraidah - Qassim Airport
- Jeddah - Jeddah Airport
- Hofuf - Al-Ahsa International Airport
- Sakakah - Al-Jawf Domestic Airport (begins 7 August 2015)
- Ta'if - Ta’if Regional Airport
- Tabuk - Tabuk Regional Airport
- Yanbu - Yanbu Airport
The Nile Air fleet consists of the following aircraft (at July 2015):
|Airbus A320-200||3||0||164 (8/156)||Leased from Aercap. Based in Cairo International Airport|
|Airbus A320-200||1||0||180 (0/180)||Leased from ACG. Based in Borg El Arab Airport|
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