Marsa Alam International Airport

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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]

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.

Overview[edit]

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 destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Air Arabia Egypt Seasonal charter: Bergamo,[5] Verona[6]
Air Cairo Katowice, Milan–Malpensa, Naples (begins 1 April 2019),[7] Prague, Rome–Fiumicino (begins 1 April 2019),[7] Warsaw–Chopin
Seasonal: Bratislava
Seasonal charter: Bergamo,[5] Paris–Charles De Gaulle[8]
AlbaStar Seasonal charter: Bergamo,[9] Verona[6]
Blue Panorama Airlines Seasonal charter: Bologna,[10] Rome–Fiumicino[11]
Brussels Airlines Brussels[12]
Edelweiss Air Zürich
EgyptAir Express Cairo
Enter Air Charter: Katowice,[13] Poznań,[13][14] Warsaw–Chopin,[13] Wrocław[13]
Eurowings Vienna[15]
Seasonal charter: Berlin–Tegel,[16] Düsseldorf,[16] Hamburg,[17] Munich[16]
Germania Flug Zürich
Lufthansa Seasonal charter: Munich[17]
Neos Bologna, Milan–Malpensa, Rome–Fiumicino,[18] Verona
SkyUp Seasonal charter: Kiev–Boryspil[19]
SmartWings Prague
Seasonal: Brno, Ostrava
Smartwings Hungary Seasonal charter: Budapest,[20] Vilnius[21]
Smartwings Poland Seasonal charter: Katowice,[13] Warsaw–Chopin[13][14]
SunExpress Deutschland Seasonal: Cologne/Bonn, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hannover, Leipzig/Halle, Nuremberg, Stuttgart
Thomas Cook Airlines Birmingham
Seasonal: London–Gatwick
Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia Seasonal charter: Stockholm–Arlanda[22]
TUI Airways Birmingham (begins 4 November 2019),[23] London–Gatwick, Manchester (begins 6 November 2019)[23]
TUI fly Belgium Brussels
TUI fly Deutschland Düsseldorf, Frankfurt
Seasonal: Berlin–Tegel, Hannover[16]
TUI fly Netherlands Amsterdam
Yanair Seasonal charter: Kiev–Boryspil[24]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  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 "TOUR OPERATOR TIMETABLE". milanbergamoairport.it. Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  6. ^ a b "Flights schedule". aeroportoverona.it. Retrieved 2018-03-21.
  7. ^ a b 2018, UBM (UK) Ltd. "Air Cairo schedules new Italian routes in S19". routesonline.com.
  8. ^ "Flights from Paris - Timetables and information". www.parisaeroport.fr.
  9. ^ "Flight". alpitour.it.
  10. ^ "Flights and schedules Bologna Marsa Alam - Bologna Airport". Aeroporto di Bologna. Retrieved 11 March 2018.
  11. ^ "Voli". alpitour.it. Retrieved 31 March 2018.
  12. ^ "Flight tickets to Marsa Alam. Book your flight with Brussels Airlines". brusselsairlines.com. Retrieved 11 March 2018.
  13. ^ a b c d e f "Charter flights". Retrieved 4 September 2018.
  14. ^ a b "air and charter tickets". itaka.pl. Retrieved 4 September 2018.
  15. ^ 2018, UBM (UK) Ltd. "Eurowings Adds Egypt Service from Nov 2016". Retrieved 11 March 2018.
  16. ^ a b c d TUIfly.com. "TUIfly.com - Schedule". www.tuifly.com. Retrieved 11 March 2018.
  17. ^ a b "Flight". fti.de.
  18. ^ "flight time flights". Retrieved 18 August 2018.
  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. ^ "Flight". ving.se.
  23. ^ a b "Flight Timetable". tui.co.uk.
  24. ^ "Marsa Alam airport receives first YanAir flight from Ukraine - Egypt Independent". 30 October 2017. Retrieved 11 March 2018.

External links[edit]

Media related to Marsa Alam International Airport at Wikimedia Commons