Changi Airports International (CAI) has signed two agreements with Cairo Airport Company to jointly develop Cairo International Airport in Egypt.
There will be two consultancy agreements in this collaboration: the first is passenger focused and seeks to implement impactful solutions to improve passenger experience at Cairo International Airport; the second is for a feasibility study to develop a cargo and logistics area, Cairo Cargo City.
Leading a high-level Egypt delegation on a visit to Singapore Changi Airport, Mohamed Abbas Helmy, minister of civil aviation of Egypt, said: “We have every confidence that Changi Airports International will be able to provide world-class solutions for Cairo International Airport as part of the strategic plan to strengthen the Egyptian position as a hub for passenger and cargo.”
“We look forward to tapping Changi Airports International’s experience and expertise to implement value adding solutions at Cairo Airport,” added Magdy Ishak Azzer, chairman and CEO of Cairo Airport Company.
CAI’s CEO Eugene Gan commented: “We seek to unlock Cairo Airport’s tremendous potential for growth, leveraging on its status as one of the busiest airports in Africa by passenger and cargo volumes. We also look forward to not only providing impactful solutions in the short term, but to a longer-term partnership with Cairo Airport Company.”