EgyptAir crash: Black box signal 'detected’ from deep in Mediterranean Sea


Earlier today, speculation was rife that the signals are from the doomed aircraft which crashed into the sea on Thursday 19 May. Read more: No South Africans on board missing flight – Egypt Air
Since the crash there has been an uninterrupted search for the exact position of the black box which will give more insight into what caused the crash. On 24 May important personal belongings, life jackets, airplane seats and 80 body parts were recovered - although the body parts which were found are apparently only small pieces.

Rumours that the crash was an act of terror and that the plane was hit by a comet, are also doing the rounds.

We live in a world where facts and fiction get blurred
In times of uncertainty you need journalism you can trust. For 14 free days, you can have access to a world of in-depth analyses, investigative journalism, top opinions and a range of features. Journalism strengthens democracy. Invest in the future today. Thereafter you will be billed R75 per month. You can cancel anytime and if you cancel within 14 days you won't be billed. 
Subscribe to News24
Read your favourite magazine in a convenient PDF form.
Read now