Boeing Statement on Ethiopian Airlines Accident in Lebanon - Update

SEATTLE, Jan. 25, 2010 -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] extends its deep condolences to the families and friends of those lost in the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 409 in Lebanon. All of our hopes and concerns are with those affected as search and rescue operations continue. Boeing is coordinating with the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board to assist Lebanese authorities in the investigation.

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