EgyptAir has announced that its flight MS804 has disappeared from the radar, according to news reports.
The Airbus A320 aircraft was carrying 69 passengers (59 passengers and 10 crew) on board when it took off from Paris to Cairo.
The flight disappeared from the radar over the Mediterranean Sea.
As per recent tweets from the airline’s twitter account, the EgyptAir plane was travelling at an altitude of 37,000 feet (11,280 metres) and disappeared soon after entering Egyptian airspace.
According to flightradar24.com, the last known position of the aircraft was above the Mediterranean Sea.
The airline has offered toll-free numbers for passengers’ relatives 080077770000 from any landline in Egypt and +202 25989320 from any mobile phone or from outside Egypt.