Egyptair flight lost

Dino D'Amore
By Dino D'Amore May 19, 2016 19:56

Egyptair flight lost

An A320 operated by Egyptair was lost at around 02:30 am (Egypt local time) today over the Mediterranean sea. The aircraft was operating a scheduled service, Flight MS 804 from Paris, France to Cairo, Egypt.

The aircraft involved, registered under SU-GCC was MSN (Manufacturer Serial Number) 2088 delivered to Egyptair from the production line in November 2003. The aircraft had accumulated approximately 48,000 flight hours. It was powered by IAE engines. At this time no further factual information is available.

Airbus has stated that, in line with ICAO annex 13, it is ready to provide full technical assistance to French Investigation Agency – BEA – and to the authorities in charge of the investigation.

Dino D'Amore
By Dino D'Amore May 19, 2016 19:56