Air Sinai: the ghost airline that has linked Cairo and Tel Aviv for decades

A flght from Cairo to Tel Aviv is a 50-minute flight on a clear day. But if you’ll book your ticket, when you’ll arrive to the airport, probably you’ll not find the gate, because It is not posted on the screen, and so you’ll have to ask someone where to go. Then, when you’ll find the gate there will be no sign that said this is Tel Aviv. Eventually, you’ll jump onto a bus that took you and the other passengers to a far corner of the tarmac, where a…

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#TodayInHistory – August 16

August 16 – Some important events on this day. 1384 👉🏼 Hongwu Emperor of Ming China, Emperor Dong, hears case of couple who tore money bills while fighting over them (equal to act of destroying stamped government documents – law necessitated 100 floggings). Hongwu Emperor decides to pardon them. 1819 👉🏼 Peterloo Massacre, Manchester, England: cavalry charges demonstrators, 15 people killed and 400–700 injured 1896 👉🏼 Gold first discovered in Klondike, found at Bonanza Creek, Alaska by George Carmack 1930 👉🏼 I British Empire Games open in Hamilton, Canada 1945…

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