Press Release


UNWTO Statement on EgyptAir flight MS804

Location: 
Madrid, Spain
19 May 16

UNWTO is deeply saddened by the news of the crash of EgyptAir flight MS 804. On behalf of the international tourism community, UNWTO conveys its heartfelt sympathy to the families and friends of the victims.

"It was with great sorrow that we learned about this tragic news. We express our sincerest condolences to the passengers’ families and friends at this difficult time”, said UNWTO Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai.