According to CNN EgyptAir Flight 804 wreckage has been found, citing EgyptAir officials.
The flight disappeared off radar early Thursday morning on its trip from Paris to Cairo. CNN reports that the plane was in contact with Greek controllers over the Mediterranean sea than before the communications could be transferred to Egyptian air controllers the Airbus a320 allegedly swerved 90 degrees to the left, then a whole 360 degrees to the right before falling 25,000 feet and dropping off radar and into the water, this according to the Greek defense minister.
The plane was carrying 56 passengers and 10 crew members, with mostly Egyptian and French people on board.
US officials are reportedly moving with the initial theory that flight 804 was downed by a bomb although it is not supported yet by a quote “smoking gun.”The Airbus allegedly had routine maintenance checks Wednesday in Cairo before leaving for Paris.