Last Updated: 05/19/16
On Thursday, May 19, 2016, EgyptAir Flight 804 crashed in the Mediterranean Sea while en route from Paris, France, to Cairo, Egypt.
Travel Insurance Coverage Related to the EgyptAir Crash
The EgyptAir Plane Crash and Travel Insurance Information Center explains what travelers need to know about travel insurance in the wake of the recent plane crash. While there is speculation that terrorism may be the cause of the crash, as of May 19, the crash has not been deemed an act of terrorism by the U.S. State Department. At this time, the EgyptAir plane crash does not trigger Terrorism coverage for cancellation on a standard travel insurance policy.
As the situation progresses, this database is updated with frequently asked questions, provider position statements, and any travel alerts or other new information. Travel insurance position statements and FAQs included in this Information Center are subject to change at any time.
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