Egypt: Balloon Trips Cancelled After Crash

Governor of Luxor Ezzat Saad has suspended all hot air balloon flights after a crash killed several tourists.

  • Egypt:  PM Follows Up Hot Air Balloon Crash in Luxor

    Egypt State Information Service, 26 February 2013

    Prime Minister Hisham Qandil phoned on Tuesday 26/2/2013 Luxor Governor Ezzat Saad to stand on the repercussions of the hot air balloon crash in the governorate that left 19 ... read more »

Hot air balloon ride in Luxor, Egypt (file photo).


  • Egypt:  Hot Air Balloon Explosion Kills Tourists

    Aswat Masriya, 26 February 2013

    Egypt's health ministry said on Tuesday that 14 people were killed, two were injured while four went missing in a Luxor hot air balloon explosion on Tuesday, reported the state ... read more »