At least 19 people. mainly tourists from Europe and Asia, were killed when a hot air balloon crashed near Luxor, Egypt. The pilot and a tourist survived after jumping from the basket before it hit the ground.
Taiwan's president has visited survivors and relatives of those who died in Wednesday's plane crash. Search and rescue continues to look for nearly a dozen missing bodies amid the wreckage.
At least two tourists have been reported dead after two hot-air balloons collided at a beauty spot in central Turkey. The region's tourist ballooning sector has grown dramatically in recent years.
Two people have been killed on a French train line popular among tourists. The "Train of the Pines," which runs from Nice to Digne-les-Bain, was apparently struck by a falling boulder and pushed off the rails.
A parachutist club plane has crashed in southern Poland during takeoff. Eleven occupants are feared dead. Only one person survived, according to an emergency services spokeswoman.
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