Cairo: Wreckage from an EgyptAir plane that crashed in the Mediterranean Sea has been found, claimed Egyptian military, according to a report of AFP.
A spokesperson said government officials had been informed of the discovery on Friday morning as searches for the Airbus A320 continued.
“The Egyptian Ministry of Civil Aviation has just received an official letter from the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs declaring the finding of wreckage of the missing aircraft No. MS 804 near Karpathos Island,” a statement said.
“EgyptAir sincerely conveys its deepest sorrow to the families and friends of the passengers on board.
“Family members of passengers and crew have been already informed and we extend our deepest sympathies to those affected.”