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IrelandTragic Irish dad-of-two who died on Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 named locally as Michael Ryan

20:55  10 march  2019
20:55  10 march  2019 Source:   msn.com

Irish person among 157 killed after Ethiopian Airlines flight crashes shortly after leaving Addis Ababa Airport

Irish person among 157 killed after Ethiopian Airlines flight crashes shortly after leaving Addis Ababa Airport A statement from the airline has confirmed one Irish person was on board the aircraft which was described as a "brand new" Boeing 737 . The Department of Foreign Affairs have been contacted for comment. © Flight radar Flight radar The airline said the flight took off at 8.38am and lost contact six minutes later, crashing near the city of Bishoftu less than 40 miles to the southeast of Addis Ababa. Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed offered condolences to the families of those who had been lost.

Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 was a scheduled international passenger flight from Addis Ababa Bole International Airport to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, Kenya.

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A tragic Irish dad-of two-was among the 149 passengers on board the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 that crashed on Sunday morning.

He has been named locally as a Michael 'Mick Ryan'.

Tragic Irish dad-of-two who died on Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 named locally as Michael Ryan © Provided by Trinity Mirror Shared Services Limited Mick Ryan Global Deputy Chief of WFO Engineering Tributes have been paid to the Co Clare native who was working with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP).

Ethiopian Airlines Plane Crash: British UN Worker Joanna Toole Among 157 Killed

Ethiopian Airlines Plane Crash: British UN Worker Joanna Toole Among 157 Killed A United Nations worker has been named as one of the seven British passengers who were among 157 people killed when an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed shortly after take-off. Joanna Toole, a 36-year-old from Devon, was said to have been among those killed on the Boeing 737 Max 8 plane destined for Nairobi when it hit the ground six minutes after departing Addis Ababa on Sunday morning. Colleagues at the United Nations fisheries and aquaculture department described her as a “wonderful human being”, while her father said she was a “very soft and loving” woman.

Ethiopian Airlines released a picture of its CEO at the site of the crash on Facebook - where a large area of disrupted earth is covered with debris from the crash. Ethiopian Transport Secretary holds a press conference after an Ethiopian Airlines flight bound for Nairobi crashed. CRASH CONFIRMED.

An Ethiopian Airlines flight travelling from Addis Ababa to Nairobi crashed on Sunday morning, killing all 157 people on board, an airline spokesperson Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Abiy, who announced the crash ahead of the airline , offered his "deepest condolences to the families of those

It is understood he was travelling to Nairobi on the Addis Ababa ET 302 carrier for a UN conference when it crashed close to the town of Bishoftu.

The aircraft lost contact just six minutes after it took off from Bole International Airport in the African country at 8.44am (6.44am Irish time).

Tragic Irish dad-of-two who died on Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 named locally as Michael Ryan © Provided by Trinity Mirror Shared Services Limited A Boeing 737 Max Lahinch-based Councillor Bill Slattery described the engineer’s death as ‘devastating news’ and said the whole area was in shock.

He said: “It’s an awful shock for his wife Naoise and their two children who live in Cork City.

“I’ve never met his wife but I’ve met Mick himself and he was a nice man and he comes from a lovely family.”

Data from a Swedish air tracking website indicated that the plane had an unstable vertical speed after take-off and the pilot had asked to turn back.

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Accident to Ethiopian Airlines flight number ET 302 . Ethiopian Airlines is establishing a passenger information center and telephone number will be available shortly for family or friends of those who may have been on flight ET 302 /10 March.

The pilot of the ill-fated Ethiopian Airlines flight ET 302 that crashed on Sunday morning was a Kenyan identified as Captain Yared Mulugeta. According to the Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO, Tewolde Gebre-Mariam, Mulugeta was an Ethiopian -born Kenyan national. Speaking during a press

Tragic Irish dad-of-two who died on Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 named locally as Michael Ryan © bbc.co.uk The scenes of devastation in Ethiopia There were 35 nationalities listed among the dead.

A Department of Foreign Affairs spokesman said: “The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade is aware of the incident, and we stand ready to provide consular assistance if requested.”

An Ethiopian Airlines spokesperson said: “We hereby confirm that our scheduled flight ET 302 from Addis Ababa to Nairobi was involved in accident today,” the airline said in a statement.

Tragic Irish dad-of-two who died on Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 named locally as Michael Ryan © Credits: AFP/Getty Images An AFP journalist described how there was a massive crater at the crash site -with airplane parts and the belongings of passengers scattered across a wide area.

AFP said the conditions in the Kenyan capital were clear when the brand new aircraft  took off.

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Data retrieved from the black boxes of a crashed Ethiopian Airlines plane showed similarities to that from the Lion Air flight that plunged into the Java Sea in October, Ethiopia’s transport minister said Sunday, adding to the pressure on aircraft maker Boeing Co. “Clear similarities were noted between Ethiopian Air Flight 302 and Indonesian Lion Air Flight 610, which will be the subject of further study during the investigation,” Transport Minister Dagmawit Moges said. Both flights were on Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft.

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