4 crew, 3 passengers still on board hijacked EgyptAir plane: Minister

Cairo - Everyone on board a hijacked EgyptAir flight diverted to Cyrus on Tuesday has been released except for four crew members and three passengers, Egypt's civil aviation minister said.

Sherif Fathy told a press conference that the captain, an assistant, an air hostess and a security man remained on board, along with the three passengers.