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25 May 2016
Egypt denies the rumors of explosion on board of EgyptAir aircraft


The Egyptian forensic investigators have denied the rumors about the explosion on board of EgyptAir’s aircraft.

Earlier mass media have referred to an unknown member of the investigation group, who supposedly personally takes part in the examination of fragments, and stated that there is evidence of explosion in the cabin. However the head of the forensic investigation department of Egypt has made an official statement that this in not true and urges to wait until flight recorders will be found.

The passenger A320 of EgyptAir which was flying from Paris to Cairo has disappeared from the radars on the 19th of May early in the morning. Later its fragments were found in the Mediterranean Sea near the Greek island Karpatos. There were 66 passengers and crew members on board.