And there are more direct flights between Egypt and the rest of the world to come.
Air Arabia Egypt, a subsidiary of Emirati low-cost airline Air Arabia, has announced that it's set to offer direct flights between Sharm El SHeikh and Naples, starting July 15th, as reported by Egypt Independent.
The flights will be taking off on Mondays from Sharm El Sheikh International Airport at 12:45pm (Cairo Time), arriving at Naples International Airport at 16:30pm. The return flight will take off from Naples at 17:20pm, \arriving at Sharm El Sheikh at 20:50pm.
In addition to making a contribution to tourism in Egypt, Adel Abdullah Ali, Air Arabia Egypt CEO, has said that the flights would nurture the commercial ties between Egypt and Italy.
The airline is also reportedly aiming to launch flights from operation centers in the UAE, Morocco and Egypt to around 170 destinations around the globe.