France sends search ship to find EgyptAir black box

2016-05-27 09:25

A French naval ship specialised in underwater searches will help search for the black box flight recorders of the EgyptAir flight.

Forensic expert suggests explosion downed EgyptAir jet

2016-05-24 23:04

Parts of bodies recovered from the crash of EgyptAir Flight 804 show signs of burns and are so small that they suggest the jet was brought down by an explosion.

Egypt submarine headed to plane crash site

2016-05-22 15:43

Egypt's president says a submarine belonging to his country's Oil Ministry has left for the site of the crash of EgyptAir Flight-804 in the eastern Mediterranean.

First photos emerge of EgyptAir plane debris

2016-05-21 13:41

The first photographs have emerged of debris of EgyptAir flight 804, which crashed into the Mediterranean on its way to Cairo from Paris, killing all 66 people on board.

Crews hunt for debris, black box from doomed EgyptAir jet

2016-05-21 08:53

Search crews are scouring for further wreckage of EgyptAir flight 804 - including for the plane's black boxes, which could provide vital clues to why the jetliner crashed killing all 66 on board

Greek air safety authorities deny EgyptAir wreckage found

2016-05-19 21:35

The head of the Greek air safety authority says the wreckage found in the Mediterranean close to where an EgyptAir passenger jet is thought to have crashed 'does not come from a plane'.

EgyptAir search: Debris found off Greek island

2016-05-19 16:10

Signs of possible wreckage have been found off the Greek island of Crete in a search for an EgyptAir flight missing in the Mediterranean.

Terror attack most likely scenario for Egyptair disappearance: experts

2016-05-19 11:41

Several scenarios could explain the mysterious disappearance of the Egyptair flight between Paris to Cairo, but experts say a terrorist attack is the most likely.

BREAKING: EgyptAir flight from Paris to Cairo disappears from radar

2016-05-19 05:42

An EgyptAir flight from Paris to Cairo has disappeared from the radar, the airline has announced on its verified Twitter feed.

Cape plane crash pilot named

2016-05-12 10:54

A pilot killed in a light aircraft crash near Mossel Bay had been an icon of the aviation industry, says a colleague.


Hundreds in candlelight vigil for EgyptAir crash victims

2016-05-26 22:27

Hundreds of people have gathered in Cairo for a candlelight vigil for the 66 people killed last week when an EgyptAir plane crashed into the Mediterranean in mysterious circumstances.

EgyptAir plane 'did not swerve' before crash

2016-05-23 20:57

A top air navigation official says the Egyptair plane did not swerve or lose altitude before it disappeared as claimed by Greece.

No theories ruled out on EgyptAir crash after smoke report: Paris

2016-05-21 16:32

French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault says that no theory on the cause of the EgyptAir crash has been ruled out, after revelations of smoke in the cabin minutes before the disaster.

EgyptAir flight messages showed smoke on board

2016-05-21 10:16

The French aviation safety agency says that the EgyptAir A320 that crashed into the Mediterranean with 66 people aboard had transmitted automatic messages indicating smoke in the cabin.

Air-sea search intensifies for crashed EgyptAir plane

2016-05-19 23:11

Egypt's president has demanded authorities step up the search for an EgyptAir plane that crashed in the Mediterranean with 66 people aboard.

EgyptAir crash: What could have happened

2016-05-19 17:05

Several scenarios could explain the mysterious crash of the EgyptAir flight into the Mediterranean en route from Paris to Cairo, but experts say a terror attack is a distinct possibility.

EgyptAir crash update

2016-05-19 15:18

An EgyptAir flight from Paris to Cairo has crashed into the Mediterranean on with 66 people on board.

LIVE: EgyptAir plane crash search widens

2016-05-19 07:09

An EgyptAir flight from Paris to Cairo has crashed. Search efforts are still underway. Follow the latest updates here.

Pilot killed, passenger survives in 3rd plane crash in 2 days

2016-05-12 11:30

In the third plane accident in just two days, a pilot of a light aircraft has been killed after crashing near the Kitty Hawk Aerodrome in Pretoria East, paramedics say.

New details of fatal Cape air crash

2016-05-11 17:21

A plane that crashed near Herbertsdale near Mossel Bay, killing the pilot and sole occupant, had been on a private flight.

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