CAIRO, 20th May, 2016 (WAM) — The Egyptian navy has said it has found belongings and parts of the missing EgyptAir’s fuselage about 180 miles north of the Egyptian city of Alexandria.

A statement from the Egyptian army released on Friday morning said that planes and naval teams participating in the search operation for the EgyptAir plane that disappeared mid-flight on Thursday had “managed to find some passengers belongings and other parts of the plane north of Alexandria” and were continuing to search and retrieve what they could.

The search for wreckage from missing flight MS804 from the EgyptAir MS804 that disappeared en route from Paris to Cairo yesterday entered a second day on Friday.

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