EGYPTAIR in last week’s schedule update filed its first Boeing 787-9 operating route, available for reservation. From 03OCT19, the 309-seater Boeing 787-9 aircraft is scheduled to serve Cairo – Toronto route, replacing 777-300ER aircraft. The 787-9 service currently listed until 26OCT19 inclusive.
MS995 CAI0145 – 0725YYZ 789 146
MS996 YYZ1245 – 0505+1CAI 789 146
Based on the listed seat map, configuration is C30Y279, with 1-2-1 configuration in Business Class. Planned Boeing 787-9 service remains subject to change, and additional routes/flights prior to October 2019 is likely to be added in the next few weeks.
Separately, during peak season will see the airline operates 6 weekly flights, from 07JUL19 to 01SEP19, instead of 5 weekly during the same period in 2018.