Yesterday (March 10) the Ethiopian Airlines flight departed from Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa to the Kenyan capital Nairobi.
There were a total of 157 people, including 149 passengers and eight cabin crew.
Within 6 minutes of departure, the plane crashed down 60 kilometres in the south-east direction of Addis Ababa.
Travellers from 32 countries were reported to have been on the plane. In this accident, 157 people on the plane were reported dead.
Rescuers were actively involved in rescue operations from the plane crash. Most of the casualties are from Kenya, a total of 32 Kenyans have died.
18 people from Canada, 9 from Ethiopia, 8 from Italy, 8 from China, 8 from America, 7 from France
7 from England, 6 from Egypt, 5 from the Netherlands and four from India have died in the air crash
Many leaders from all over the world have stated their mournings for this tragedy.