Within the light of its social responsibility, EGYPTAIR, the national carrier of Egypt, EGYPTAIR transferred a humanitarian aid shipment donated by the Seattle-based Organization of “Egyptian Scientists and Engineers”. The shipment arrived onboard EGYPTAIR’s new Boeing 737-800 delivery flight from Seattle. It was consisted of electric wheelchairs provided to those injured during the 25th Revolution who are in urgent need of the wheelchairs to remain mobile.
In this regard, Captain Hossam Kamal, EGYPTAIR HOLDING Chairman & CEO, said “I would like to thank our partners at Boeing and the members of EASE for driving this initiative to bring wheel chairs and clothing to those in need in our country “
“EGYPTAIR exerts every effort in performing the active role towards serving the Egyptian community, as we transferred 4 tons of the donations from the Egyptians working in the Western North of America and Canada”. Kamal added.
“As a company with a global customer network, Boeing is very well positioned to facilitate the transportation of critical resources to bring relief and hope to those who need it most,” said Liz Warman, Director of Global Corporate Citizenship – Northwest Region, Boeing. “We are proud to have been able to partner with EGYPTAIR and EASE to deliver this shipment “
The shipment also contains 26 boxes of cloths which were received by the Egyptian “Resala” organization non-profit organization.