Seven Die as Helicopter Crashes in Egypt, due to Technical Failure


Seven people have been reportedly killed in a military plane crash in Egypt which occurred as a result of a ‘technical failure’ in the aircraft.

The crash was said to have taken place in South Sinai.

According to Sky News Arabia, the aircraft involved is understood to have been a reconnaissance plane, an aircraft involved in military operations.

There is an unconfirmed report that American peacekeepers were allegedly on board the flight.

Sky News Arabia tweeted: “Our correspondent in Cairo: American peacekeepers were wounded in South Sinai after a reconnaissance plane fell due to a technical failure.”