Airport security of the resort town of Sharm El-Sheikh on the Red sea, reliably provides joint activities of the police and the Egyptian private security company “Falcon”, the measures applied to all, even to senior officials, told RIA Novosti the Governor of the province of South Sinai, where is located the famous resort of Sharm El-Sheikh, Khaled Foda.
“We believe in our police force, and in this private company, and security has become more robust doubly. No one is exception, neither the Minister nor the Governor nor the Director. Each undergoes a full inspection, even the Prime Minister stopped”, — he explained.
According to Fody, employees of PSE are currently undergoing a three-month practice, learning from the experience of the police. “A private company working in cooperation with the police three months is a probationary period. Of them are already one month passed, two… Company and the police work together, employees of private companies are watching the procedures at the airport and gain practice”, — said the Governor.
Foda added that many foreign checks confirmed that “the safe city”. “And I confirm to the tourists that we ensure the safety of this city and that tourists can’t stop thinking about anything except the enjoyment of the rest”, — assured the head of administration of South Sinai.
In confirmation of his words, Ford said that recently in Sharm El-Sheikh was held several major conferences, including with the participation of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. “This, in particular, a youth conference, a parliamentary conference, MPs from Africa, Arab countries and European… sports events at Arab and international levels. It would have been impossible in the circumstances, if it were not safe,” — said the Governor.
At the end of October last year was the largest in the history of Russian and Soviet aviation disaster: the Airbus A321 of airline “Kogalymavia”, which was flying from Sharm El Sheikh to St Petersburg, crashed in the Sinai. Onboard there were 217 passengers and seven crew members. They all died. The flights of Russian aircraft in Egypt, as well as the number of tourists from Russia has been suspended. The flights to this country has suspended a number of European airlines.
The accident investigation is still ongoing, the main version is an explosion on Board.