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  1. ucipass
    ucipass at |

    If you could post some pictures of the business class seat “flat” that would be great. The other thing is that the legroom in economy class is actually not that bad 34 I believe?

  2. Matt of Canada
    Matt of Canada at |

    I also flew CAI-BKK on Egyptair Business, and I too was pleasantly surprised. I found the food surprisingly good, the seats/beds were comfortable, and there was a good selection of movies. More importantly, points addicts sometimes forget about the point of travelling. Maybe I could have flown another airline, but Egyptair allows you to have a day in Cairo and see the amazing pyramids and the Egyptian Museum (did you go? I loved it). It doesn’t even have to count as a stopover, since a 23 hour layover is enough for the highlights.


    It’s strange how you say there is widespread availability. I remember booking with United miles from Cairo to Dubai, the plane went empty in business class, but coach was quite full. Looking with United miles even showed it as unavailable.

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