Condolences to the families, relatives and friends of the passengers and crew of Air France, Flight 447

The plane carried 216 passengers [126 men, 82 women, 7 children & 1 baby] and 12 crew members. Of the crew, 11 were French and 1 was Brazilian. Air France identified the nationalities of the victims as 2 Americans, 1 Argentinean, 1 Austrian, 1 Belgian, 58 Brazilians, 5 British, 1 Canadian, 9 Chinese, 1 Croatian, 1 Dane, 1 Dutch, 1 Estonian, 1 Filipino, 61 French, 1 Gambian, 26 Germans, 4 Hungarians, 3 Irish, 1 Icelandic, 9 Italians, 5 Lebanese, 2 Moroccans, 3 Norwegians, 2 Polish, 1 Romanian, 1 Russian, 3 Slovakian, 2 Spanish, 1 Swedish, 6 Swiss and 1 Turk. My most sincere condolences to the families, relatives and friends of the passengers and crew of this ill-fated flight.

A three-mile (5-kilometer) path of wreckage in the Atlantic Ocean was found by Brazilian military planes Tuesday, June 02, 2009,  hundreds of miles (kilometers) from the archipelago of Fernando de Noronha. Earth Times announces that mourning begins for the crash victims.

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