Nineteen people died when the balloon caught fire and plunged into a sugar cane field in 2013. Photo: Sam Tsang Nineteen people died when the balloon caught fire and plunged into a sugar cane field in 2013. Photo: Sam Tsang
Nineteen people died when the balloon caught fire and plunged into a sugar cane field in 2013. Photo: Sam Tsang

Tour escort told me balloon had drifted rather than crashed, widower tells Hong Kong inquest

Two hours later the man’s anxieties were confirmed when he found out his wife was among nine dead from city in Luxor disaster

Topic |   Egypt balloon tragedy
Nineteen people died when the balloon caught fire and plunged into a sugar cane field in 2013. Photo: Sam Tsang Nineteen people died when the balloon caught fire and plunged into a sugar cane field in 2013. Photo: Sam Tsang
Nineteen people died when the balloon caught fire and plunged into a sugar cane field in 2013. Photo: Sam Tsang
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