Gio was 17 when Jay left for Egypt . They kept in-touch via email until December 2018, when everything went quiet . At that moment, Gio knew something was up and assured himself that once he turned 18 he would venture off to find his brother. After a few months of silence, Gio had finally turned 18 and had saved up enough money to fly over to Egypt. The deadly virus that kept him and his brother apart had gone silent at this time, therefore flights were back in operation . On route, one of the engines failed, leading the plane to crash on route to Egypt , on an Island called Chernarus, where he hopes to come in contact with his brother.