Russian passenger jet crash in Sinai – 224 people killed

A Russian passenger jet, carrying 224 people, has crashed in the Sinai peninsula killing everybody on board. The early Saturday morning flight departed from the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, bound for the Russian city Petersburg, and disappeared from radar 22 minutes after take-off.

A Russian passenger jet, carrying 224 people, has crashed in the Sinai peninsula killing everybody on board. The early Saturday morning flight departed from the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, bound for the Russian city Petersburg, and disappeared from radar 22 minutes after take-off.