A Russian passenger plane crashed early on Saturday morning in the Sinai Peninsula, reportedly killing every person aboard the flight.
The Ministry of Civil Aviation on Saturday 31/10/2015 announced that a Russian passenger plane carrying 217 on board along with seven crew members crashed in North Sinai.
The plane took off from Sharm el-Sheikh airport at 5:58 am (Cairo local time) heading for St. Petersburg city in Russia. It went off the radar at 6:20 am.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has reportedly declared an official day of mourning on Sunday, as well as ordering an investigation into what caused the fatal crash.