1989: China Airlines’ route to Egypt

China Airlines on 16MAY89 announced launching 4 weekly service between Taipei and Cairo from 01JUL89.

Service operates 4 weekly in Summer

Routing on Day 156
Taipei – Bangkok – Cairo – Amsterdam – Dhahran – Bangkok – Taipei

Routing on Day 3
Taipei – Bangkok – Dhahran – Cairo – Amsterdam – Dhahran – Bangkok – Taipei

The airline operated last flight on 18NOV89 due to interference with PRC, in addition to heavy financial loss on this route.

Source: UDN Data