Egypt’s national carrier Egypt Air recently recommenced its flight operations to Kuala Lumpur. The airline started operating daily flight services on the Cairo-Bangkok-Kuala Lumpur route from August 2, 2011. Egypt Air
is the 59th international airline
to operate from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport.
With Egypt Air resuming operations to Kuala Lumpur, the number of Middle Eastern airlines now serving Kuala Lumpur International Airport has reached 12. The other Middle Eastern carriers flying to Kuala Lumpur include Emirates, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Royal Jordanian Airlines, Iran Air, Yemen Airways, Gulf Air, Kuwait Airways, Etihad Airways, Oman Air, Qatar Airways and Mahan Air.