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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'More than 300 dead' after Malaysia plane crash

The number of dead from the crash of a Malaysian Airlines passenger plane is more than 300 and includes 23 US citizens, a Ukrainian interior ministry adviser has said cited by local news agency Interfax.

An armed pro-Russian separatist stands at a site of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plane crash Credit: Reuters

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