Eight-year old child sole survivor of Libya air crash
Concerned families await release of passenger list following crash near Tripoli airport.
May 13, 2010 3:39 by kippreport
The passenger list has not yet been released in connection with the crash of a Libyan jetliner upon arrival at Tripoli airport Wednesday, following its departure late Tuesday from Johannesburg. An 8-year old boy is the only survivor of the crash in which at least 60 Dutch nationals died, Al-Jazeera reported.
The flight recorder of the downed Afriqiyah Airways plane has been located, Al Jazeera added.
Speaking at a press conference, a South African aviation industry spokeswoman addressed concerns that the passenger list had not yet been made public, adding that the airline was currently in discussions concerning its release.