Press Release


UNWTO saddened by tragic crash of Germanwings airline

Location

Madrid
Spain
PR No.: 
15024
24 Mar 15

UNWTO is deeply saddened by the crash of Germanwings Flight 4U 9525. On behalf of the international tourism community, UNWTO expresses its sympathies and condolences to the families and friends of the victims onboard.

“It was with great sorrow that we heard the news of this tragedy and express our heartfelt solidarity with the families and friends of the passengers at this most difficult time”, said UNWTO Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai.

 

Contacts:

UNWTO Senior Media Officer: Marcelo Risi
Tel: (+34) 91 567 81 60 

UNWTO Communications & Publications Programme
Tel: (+34) 91 567 8100 / Fax: +34 91 567 8218