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Plane Accidents - Metrojet Flight 9268

Time: Saturday Oct 31, 2015

Place: Sinai, Egypt

Details: An Airbus A321-231, Metrojet Flight 9268, crashed in the Sinai Peninsula after departing Sharm el-Sheikh International Airport, Egypt, On October 31, 2015, en route to Pulkovo Airport, Saint Petersburg, Russia. All 217 passengers and 7 crewmembers were killed. A branch of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant claimed responsibility for bringing down the jet, and a Russian investigation concluded that a bomb was detonated inside the plane at a high altitude.



Sky Petroleum advertisement, Garage and Motor Agent magazine, 7 July 1973
1973 oil crisis-Two prior previous occasions
1970s - Egypt
Sky Petroleum advertisement, Garage and Motor Agent magazine, 7 July 1973
1973 oil crisis-Operation Nickel Grass
Friday Oct 12, 1973 - Sinai, Egypt

On This Day - 31 October

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Muhammad Ali Pasha
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Abraham Lincoln
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Nanjing Road during Xinhai Revolution
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World War 1-Battle of Beersheba
World War 1-Battle of Beersheba
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October 2015

League of Legends logo
League of Legends-2015 Finals
Thursday Oct 1, 2015 - Berlin, Germany
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Oct, 2015 - Palo Alto, California, U.S.
Diego Maradona
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Oct, 2015 - London, England, United Kingdom
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Oct, 2015 - Mountain View, California, U.S.
Sepp Blatter Image
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Visa Inc. logo
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Huawei logo - image
Huawei-Discontinuing The "Ascend" brand
Jan, 2015 - Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
David Cameron Image
David Cameron-Cameron Travelled To Saudi Arabia
Jan, 2015 - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Prince Harry Image
Prince Harry-Supporting Wounded Service Personnel
Thursday Jan 1, 2015 - London, England
Halimah Yacob
Halimah Yacob-The PAP's Central Executive Committee
Jan, 2015 - Singapore