Posted : 2013/02/26 10:46 am
19 tourists faced their death over the west bank of Luxor (a famous touristic destination in Egypt) due to hot air balloon explosion. The balloon was carrying 21 people with various nationalities; Koreans, Britons, Japanese and Egyptians .only one tourist and the pilot survived as they jumped out of the basket. The reason behind the explosion is not known yet.
This accident will eventually affect the Egyptian tourism negatively as it threatens safety standards.
1 Year ago