Last picture of crashed plane captured by enthusiast

The last image of the crashed flight MH17 appears to have been captured by a young plane enthusiast as the aircraft took off from Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam. The spotter described the Malaysia Airlines 9M-MRD, which refers to the registered name of the plane - a Boeing 777-200ER, according to Aviation Week.


Here is my picture of Malaysia Airlines 9M-MRD taking off from Schiphol today. My thoughts are with pax and crew.



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.