search instagram arrow-down
Cyril Ndegeya

Ethiopian wins the Best Airline in Africa

Leave your fair comment here

KABEJA LUCKY on Amatara yitwa Navigation light…
american vintage on IATA Global Media Day:Governme…
Yvonne on Ni ku wuhe muvuduko indege ita…
Yvonne on Kuki indege zisunikwa mbere yo…
Yvonne on Menya amagambo n’amazina…


Find previous posts here


The whole country of Ethiopia is saddened by a catastrophic accident that involved a Four months old Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737-800 Max with registration ET-AVJ which occurred this morning of Sunday 10, March 2019 around Bishoftu, a town located at some 60km southeast of Addi Ababa. The aircraft took off from Addis Ababa Bole International Airport at 8:38 am local time heading to Nairobi in Kenya,according to the airline’s press statement the aircraft lost contact with the control tower at exactly 8:44 am.The newest version of B737 family was reported to have 149 passengers and 8 crew members on board but no information has not yet been confirmed about survivors or any possible casualties,but search and rescue operations are in progress,the airline’s statement said.

An Ethiopian B737-800 MAX . Photo:Air Journal

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s office tweeted that”It would like to express its deepest condolences to the families of those that have lost their loved ones on Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 on regular scheduled flights to Nairobi , Kenya this morning”

An Ethiopian B737 taxiing at Kigali International Airport.Photo:Cyril NDEGEYA

The ET Boeing 737-800 Max is the same type of plane that was recently involved the Indonesian’s Lion Air that crashed on OCtober 13, few minutes after take off from Jakarta, killing all 189 people on board.

This is not the first Ethiopian’s Boeing 737-800 to be involved in an accident, as the last major accident was an explosion of the B737-800 that occurred after take off from Lebanon in 2010 killing 83 passengers and seven crew members on board.

ET B737-800 parket at KGL.Photo:Cyril NDEGEYA

Cover Photo:Du Ramp

Leave a Reply
Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: