Egyptian Minister of Civil Aviation Younes Elmasry expressed his frustration in a July 21 statement in response to the British Airways (BA) decision to suspend flights to Cairo International Airport for seven days. “The decision was taken unilaterally without conferring with competent Egyptian bodies,” he said. BA announced the week-long suspension of its single daily flight between London Heathrow and Cairo July 20 because of unspecified security concerns. British Ambassador ...

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