Ethiopian Airlines crash: All on board dead – 7 Britons among number

Some tragic news has emerged from Ethiopia. All 157 people on board an Ethiopian Airlines flight have died after crash landed.

Seven Britons were among 157 people killed after an Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed shortly after take-off.

iT occurred around 31 miles south of the capital at around 8.44am local time (5.44am GMT).

The flight was scheduled to fly from Addis Ababa to Nairobi in Kenya.

“The group CEO who is at the accident scene right now regrets to confirm that there are no survivors,” the spokesperson said.


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