There areno survivors in the Ethiopian Airline Boeing 737 crash enroute to Nairobi fromAddis Ababa as confirmed by local broadcasters.
The EthiopianAirline had 149 passengers and 8 crew members before it lost contact 6 minutesafter take-off.
Offeringhis condolences was Ethiopia Prime Minister who said “TheOffice of the PM, on behalf of the Government and people of Ethiopia, wouldlike to express it’s deepest condolences to the families of those that havelost their loved ones on Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 on regular scheduledflight to Nairobi, Kenya this morning.”
In an earlier statementfrom the airline, they confirmed the Boeing 737 left Bole International Airportat 8:38 am and at 8:44 am it lost contact.
Search and rescue operations were already in progress as Ethiopian Airline staff were to join the teams to confirm possible survivors and casualties.
The 157 passengers areconfirmed to be of 33 nationalities.
Ethiopian Airline previouslyconfirmed to be establishing an information center and telephone number will bereleased to family and friends of the ET 302 arline.