This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site you consent to our use of cookies unless you have disabled them.

Dating | Theatre Tickets | Greeting Cards | Accommodation | eMag | Directory | Events Search | TNT Jobs


A 49-year old Briton who was one of two survivors of the hot air balloon crash in Egypt leapt from the burning basket.

Mr Rennie, from Perth, Scotland, and the hot air balloon's pilot survived the crash that claimed the lives of 19 tourists.



His wife Yvonne tragically lost her life in the accident, along with fellow Brits artist Joe Bampton, 40, and his girlfriend Suzanna Gyetvai, 34, from Chelsea, London.

It has emerged that several other tourists in the balloon’s basket tried to escape by jumping from a height of 300ft as the hot air balloon got into difficulties near the Egyptian town of Luxor. Emergency services arrived at the scene to find bodies strewn across the ground.

Photo: Getty and YouTube


Talkback


Briton survived Egypt hot air balloon crash by jumping from basket
Digital Mag

Latest News

Stay connected on social networks
Like us on Facebook
Follow TNT on Twitter