Egypt Air has officially confirmed that it will be increasing its flights from CAI to KUL-Kuala Lumpur via BOM-Mumbai from 3 to 4 times a week using a 2 class configured Airbus A 330-200. MS will have 5th freedom rights on all of its BOM-KUL-BOM flights. The additional weekly flight will be launched from Nov 1st onwards and flights will operate on MON/TUE/WED/SAT.
MS also confirmed that it has ordered 2 more Boeing 777-300ERs + 2 options as part of its ambitious fleet expansion plan which is expected to bear fruit especially now with the carrier being a full member of Star Alliance. This new order brings the total number of B 773ERs ordered by MS to 8 firm + 4 options.