Ethiopian Airlines ET 302 flight data recorders found

Delivered November 15, 2018, crashed March 10, 2019, ET302 ADD-NBO, 157 killed

Ethiopian Airlines made this announcement:

After tedious search by the rescue and investigation team for the black box of a 737-8 MAX 8 plane that crashed near the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa minutes after take-off on Sunday morning, Ethiopian Airlines announces that the Digital Flight Data Recorder (DFDR) and Cockpit Voice Recorder (CVR) of ET302 have been recovered.

Meanwhile, Ethiopian Airlines Group has suspended the commercial operations of all Boeing 737-8 MAX 8 aircraft immediately after the tragic accident, while the cause of the crash is assumed to be found from the black box data. 

Ethiopian has continued monitoring the situation closely with all stakeholders and is providing all the necessary support to the families of the deceased in its temporarily established family assistance centers in Addis Ababa and Nairobi Airports. 

Top Copyright Photo: Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737-8 MAX 8 ET-AVJ (msn 62450) JNB (Jonathan Druion). Image: 945934.

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