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    FAA Bans US Flights Over Ukraine
    Jul18

    FAA Bans US Flights Over Ukraine

    The Federal Aviation Administration has banned US flights from entering Ukrainian airspace “until further notice.” …read more Source: The Boston...

    Anger, Agony and Disbelief as Malaysians Awake to News of MH17
    Jul18

    Anger, Agony and Disbelief as Malaysians Awake to News of MH17

    MoreAnguish in Amsterdam as Families of Flight MH17 Passengers Arrive at AirportMalaysia Airlines Ukraine Crash: Protecting Airliners from Missile AttacksMalaysia Airlines Ukraine Crash: Disaster Strikes TwiceMalaysians are reacting with shock and anguish to the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine. The Boeing 777 was traveling from...

    Wan Amran Bin Wan Hussin and Eugene Choo Jin Leong Named as Malaysia Airlines MH17 Pilots
    Jul18

    Wan Amran Bin Wan Hussin and Eugene Choo Jin Leong Named as Malaysia Airlines MH17 Pilots

    Wan Amran Bin Wan Hussin and Eugene Choo Jin Leong have been named as the pilots on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, which was shot down over Ukraine on July 17. The identities haven’t been officially confirmed but were made public in a posting on Twitter which appears to show the entire list of staff members on board the flight. There were...

    Malaysian Airliner Downed in Ukraine War Zone, 295 Dead
    Jul18

    Malaysian Airliner Downed in Ukraine War Zone, 295 Dead

    What looks like a normal field in eastern Ukraine is now a charred graveyard. Airplane parts lie scattered while smoke drifts across the horizon. It was here near the village of Hrabove, where a Malaysian airliner was brought down Thursday. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Malaysia Airlines Ukraine Crash: Disaster Strikes Twice
    Jul18

    Malaysia Airlines Ukraine Crash: Disaster Strikes Twice

    (HANOI, Vietnam) — Two Boeing 777s. Two incredibly rare aviation disasters. And one airline. MoreTyphoon Kills 38 in the Philippines, Spares ManilaChina’s Economy Continues to Defy Gravity. That May Not Be a Good Thing’Blown Out of the Sky’: Malaysia Jet Shot Down by Missile NBC News$19.4M Fine: Seafood, Milk Left in...

    Putin Blames Malaysia Plane Crash on Ukraine’s Renewal of Military Campaign
    Jul18

    Putin Blames Malaysia Plane Crash on Ukraine’s Renewal of Military Campaign

    With the ruins of the Malaysian Airliner still smoldering in eastern Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin is expressing his sorrow for the loss. …read more Source: The Boston...

    US: Malaysian Plane Shot Down over War Area in Ukraine
    Jul18

    US: Malaysian Plane Shot Down over War Area in Ukraine

    U.S. officials are saying a Malaysian jet flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was shot down as it crossed eastern Ukraine. The downing of the jet — the second loss for Malaysia Airlines in four months — escalates tension in the civil war between Ukraine and Russia. VOA’s Carolyn Presutti has more. …read more Source:...

    Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine: what we know
    Jul18

    Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine: what we know

    Missile system observed in rebel-held eastern town …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Malaysian plane was shot down by rebels, intercepted phone calls prove, Ukraine’s president says
    Jul18

    Malaysian plane was shot down by rebels, intercepted phone calls prove, Ukraine’s president says

    An official with Malaysia Airlines says at least one Canadian was among the 295 people aboard the plane downed Thursday over Ukraine. Over hald the victims were Dutch …read more Source: Calgary...

    Shot out of the sky: Malaysian airliner downing stokes tensions between Ukraine, Russia
    Jul18

    Shot out of the sky: Malaysian airliner downing stokes tensions between Ukraine, Russia

    A surface-to-air missile blew a Malaysian jetliner out of the sky over war-torn southeastern Ukraine on Thursday, U.S. and Ukrainian officials said. Kiev and Moscow blamed each other for the deaths of the 298 passengers and crew. Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed in a region engulfed in civil war where … …read more Source: The...