Database of terrorist attacks and related events--Johnston's Archive

Metrojet flight 9268--31 October 2015

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 2 December 2017

Date: 31 October 2015

Location: Sinai, Egypt

Type of event: terrorism


Apparent mid-air bombing of Russian Airbus over Sinai after departing Sharm el-Sheikh airport; plane broke apart in midair, killing 217 passengers and 7 crew.

Consequences: 224 killed


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