19 Tourists Killed In Hot Air Balloon Crash Near Luxor

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Egyptians inspect the site where a hot air balloon exploded over the... News PhotoAncient,City,Egypt,Emergencies and Disasters,Examining,Exploding,Heat,Horizontal,Luxor - Thebes,Middle East,Mode of Transport,WindPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPEgyptians inspect the site where a hot air balloon exploded over the ancient temple city of Luxor on February 26, 2013. The hot air balloon caught fire and exploded over Luxor during a sunrise flight, killing up to 19 tourists, including Asians and Europeans, sources said. The balloon carrying 21 people was flying at 300 metres (1,000 feet) when it caught fire, a security official said. AFP PHOTO/STR (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)