Tuesday, June 2, 2009
32 Nationalities identified missing with Air France disappearance in Mid Atlantic
Air France identified 32 nationalities among the 216 passengers on board Air France 447, which has been missing since Monday in Atlantic Ocean. The airline take off from Rio de Janeiro and was due to arrive in Paris early this week. In the list of missing included were 12 crew members and passengers that included were 61 French, 58 Brazilians, 26 Germans, nine Italians, nine Chinese, six Swiss, five Lebanese, five Britons, four Hungarians, three Slovakians, three Irish, three Norwegians; two each from Spain, US, Morocco and Poland: one each from South Africa, Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Gambia, Iceland, Netherlands, Philippines, Romania, Russia, Sweden and Turkey.