1:30 p.m. SUNDAY UPDATE: Students Arrive in Amsterdam; Remaining Travelers to Depart Cairo at 4:30 a.m. CST Monday

Forty-six student members of the Augustana Band and 15 other members of the group’s Egyptian Tour, known as the “King Tut” and “Sphinx” groups, have arrived at the Amsterdam airport. The group will stay overnight in Amsterdam and is scheduled to arrive in Minneapolis at 12:15 p.m. CST Monday, Jan. 31, on Delta Flight No. 259. Per recent developments, the group will now fly from Minneapolis to Sioux Falls. Augustana will provide an estimated time of arrival as soon as it is available.

The remaining students and Tour travelers, referred to as the “Cleopatra” group, will now depart from Cairo on Amsterdam-bound KLM Flight No. 554 at 12:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 31 (4:30 a.m. CST).

Updates will continue to be provided at www.augie.edu.

Parents or family members who have questions may contact Augustana Campus Safety at 605.274.4014.


Kelly Sprecher
Director of Communications & Media Relations