Family members of the victims in the air balloon accident in Luxor, Egypt attend a mourning ceremony at the crash site. Photo: Sam TsangFamily members of the victims in the air balloon accident in Luxor, Egypt attend a mourning ceremony at the crash site. Photo: Sam Tsang
Family members of the victims in the air balloon accident in Luxor, Egypt attend a mourning ceremony at the crash site. Photo: Sam Tsang

Travel agents have duty of care when sending clients abroad

The deaths of nine Hongkongers in Egypt in 2013 while riding a hot-air balloon a reminder that travel agencies must check the bona fides of their overseas partners

Topic |   Egypt balloon tragedy
Family members of the victims in the air balloon accident in Luxor, Egypt attend a mourning ceremony at the crash site. Photo: Sam TsangFamily members of the victims in the air balloon accident in Luxor, Egypt attend a mourning ceremony at the crash site. Photo: Sam Tsang
Family members of the victims in the air balloon accident in Luxor, Egypt attend a mourning ceremony at the crash site. Photo: Sam Tsang
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