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Investigators to examine second black box from MH17

Air investigators are to examine a second black box which was recovered from flight MH17 today.

The data could reveal if the pilots were aware of a missile coming towards the plane and what happened in the last few seconds of the flight if they were able to speak.

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Flights over Ukraine 're-routed' after crash

Flights currently airborne are being routed around the area by air traffic control in the region, a Department for Transport spokesman has said of the Malaysian Airlines crash:

Pilots around the world have been advised to plan routes that avoid the area by Eurocontrol, the European organisation for the safety of air navigation.

– Department for Transport

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