World Feb 11Africa shouldn’t need to beg for climate aid, says bank president
Parts of Africa are warming at a faster pace than elsewhere, and climate experts have said warming Indian Ocean waters have contributed to more powerful cyclones and the worst locust outbreak in decades in East Africa.
World Oct 11Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Ethiopian prime minister
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed was given the award for his decisive initiative to resolve the border conflict with neighboring Eritrea.
World Apr 04Ethiopian Airlines crew followed Boeing procedures before crash, report shows
The report was based on data from the recorders of the Boeing 737 Max 8 jet that crashed just after taking off last month, killing all 157 on board.
Nation Mar 21Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled 737 MAX jets
The equipment, which had been offered as an option, alerts pilots of faulty information from key sensors. It will now be included on every 737 Max as part of changes that Boeing is rushing to complete on the jets by…
World Mar 17Ethiopia minister: Clear similarity between two crashes
Preliminary data retrieved from the flight data recorder of the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed shows “a clear similarity” with an earlier disaster in Indonesia, Ethiopia’s transport minister said Sunday.
World Mar 17Ethiopians hold mass funeral ceremony for crash victims
Thousands mourned the Ethiopian plane crash victims on Sunday, accompanying 17 empty caskets draped in the national flag through the streets of the capital as some victims’ relatives fainted and fell to the ground.
World Mar 14Flight recorders from crashed Ethiopian Airlines flight arrive in France
The French air accident investigation authority will handle the analysis of the flight recorders retrieved from the crash site.
World Mar 13Ethiopian Airlines sends flight recorders from crashed jet abroad for analysis
The flight recorders from the Boeing 737 Max 8 jet that crashed and killed all 157 people on board will be sent to an unnamed European country.
World Mar 11Flight recorders found in Ethiopian jetliner crash
Authorities in Ethiopia, China and Indonesia grounded all Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft Monday following the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jetliner that killed 157 people, and investigators found the flight recorders from the field where the plane went down.
World Mar 10Jetliner crashes in Ethiopia, killing 157 from 35 countries
A jetliner carrying 157 people crashed shortly after takeoff from the Ethiopian capital Sunday, killing everyone aboard, authorities said. At least 35 nationalities were among the dead.