Signal of downed flight lost at 2.21pm this afternoon

The signal of flight MH17, which has crashed in eastern Ukraine, was lost around 1.21pm UTC (2.21pm BST).


Last positions of #MH17 directly from Flightradar24 database. Signal was lost around 13:21 UTC at 33,000 feet.



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.