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Egypt balloon crash investigated

Tour operators have grounded all hot air balloon flights in Egypt while the authorities investigate Tuesday's accident near the ancient city of Luxor.

Tour operators have grounded all hot air balloon flights in Egypt while the authorities investigate Tuesday's accident near the ancient city of Luxor.

Nineteen foreign tourists were killed when their balloon exploded and crashed to the ground.

Briton Michael Rennie was the only tourist to survive. The pilot also survived.

Aleem Maqbool reports.

  • 27 Feb
  • From the section Africa