Cairo International Airport (Arabic: مطار القاهرة الدولي) is the busiest airport in Egypt and the primary hub for Star Alliance member EgyptAir. The airport is located to the north-east of the city around 15km from the business area of the city.
Cairo International is the second busiest airport in Africa after Johannesburg International Airport in South Africa. Cairo International Airport handled 101485 yearly aircraft movements in 2005. The airport has two terminals with a third under construction (due to be completed by November 2008). In 2007, the airport served 12,577,524 passengers (+16.7% vs. 2006).