Egypt Air flight 804 from Paris reported missing

A statement from EgyptAir’s official Twitter account appears to confirm reports that Flight 804 from Paris to Cairo has gone missing

In a series of tweets on the incident the airline cites an “informed source” as stating that the flight, which departed Paris at 23:09 for Cairo had “disappeared from radar” ten miles out from Egyptian airspace.

The information desk at Cairo International Airport told The Financial Times it had no information on whether the flight had disappeared or not, but confirmed that the plane in question was not at the airport.

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