Hot air balloon crashed in Egypt – level 1

Hot air balloon crashed in Egypt – level 1

04-03-2013 14:00

A hot air balloon fell from the sky in Egypt. The balloon crashed near Luxor. There were 21 people in the balloon basket. Nineteen of the people were killed. The balloon was 300 metres high. A person in another balloon filmed the moment. Smoke came from the falling balloon, and then it lost its air and it went down.

People from Great Britain, Egypt, Japan, China, France and Hungary were in the balloon. The pilot jumped from the balloon. He didn’t die. Hot air balloons are popular in Egypt but all balloons are stopped now.

Interesting words:  balloon (big bag with air inside).

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