An Ethiopian 737-8 max aircraft (ET302) has crashed today (March 10) shortly after take off from Addis Ababa Airport.
The aircraft with 149 passengers from different countries which may include the UK and 8 crew all perished in the crash.
After take off at 8.38am local time the Boeing aircraft got to around 9000ft and did not climb then it vanished from radar at around 8.44am, the passengers and crew was 6 minutes from death after they had taken off.
We are not sure if any children was on board the flight.
Ethiopian PM expressed his deepest condolences to the families and friends of those that have died.