Ethiopian jet bound from Beirut - Lebanon to Addis Ababa - Ethiopia crashed shortly after taking off from Beirut airport early hours of morning today.
It took around 5 minutes after taking off before plunged into Meditteranean sea about 3.5 KM from the coastal line.
Some aircraft wreckage has been seen at the site of a crash.
It is said that the aircraft had 83 passengers and 7 crews, and about 7 people have been rescued alive.
Rescue operation is still going on.
So far, no important clues for this tragedy has been reported.
Source: Al Jazeera