EGYPTAIR, one of the pioneers in aviation industry, was founded on May 7, 1932. The national flag carrier of Egypt operates from the city of Cairo and happens to be the first airline in the Middle-East region. The schedule of EGYPTAIR flights pan across 78 destinations in the world in 53 countries. The highlighting feature of this airline is its cheap air fare and standard in-flight services, which ensure that the travellers do not face any problem while on board. Being a member of Star Alliance, EGYPTAIR works on collaboration of some of the best airlines of the world. The membership also entitles it to benefit from the route network of other member airlines to serve additional 162 locations around the world. The airline also established EgyptAir Express, which is a scheduled domestic and regional airline founded in May, 2006. With regular flights, superior hospitality and convenient online booking of air tickets, EGYPTAIR has managed to become one of the leading airlines in Middle-East. The airline also offers cargo services under EGYPTAIR Cargo that is a leading player in the field of transporting and handling all kind of cargo. The airline also started EGYPTAIR medical services that initially offered medical service only to EGYPTAIR employees and their families. However, now it covers all employees in civil aviation field.