Among the 157 victims of the crashed machine the Ethiopian Airlines also five German. Several airlines allow machines of this type now no longer start.
On Monday the flight recorders of the near Addis Ababa, was found crashed machine. An Ethiopian Airlines representative, according to the black box is damaged and, accordingly, it was not clear how many information gain.
Among the 157 victims of the plane crash are five German. The Foreign office confirmed on Monday by the airline on Sunday called number. The Boeing 737 Max 8 was crashed on Sunday, just six minutes after the Start in the Ethiopian capital. On Board 149 passengers and eight crew members. It was the second crash of a machine of this type within six months.
"The Foreign Ministry must unfortunately confirm that, according to current knowledge, five German nationals among the Victims of the plane crash in Ethiopia," said a spokeswoman.
Among the Victims of the German pastor Norman Tendi, according to the world Church Council. The 51-year-old father of a family had been on the way to the UN environmental conference in Nairobi, said the world Council of churches (WCC). According to information from the Evangelical Church in Austria, he was a pastor in Carinthia. Tendi leave a wife and three children.
Several airlines have imposed a prohibition for the type of aircraft that will be delivered only since 2017.