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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Father of MH17 victim 'hurt' after learning news on net

The father of a young British man on board the Malaysian airliner shot down over eastern Ukraine said he found out his son was among the victims on the internet.

Barry Sweeney said he was "hurt" to have learned the news of Liam's death from the Newcastle United Fan Club website. Speaking to the BBC, Mr Sweeney said:

On the NUFC.com, it had on 'sorry to hear about Liam and John'. I was hurt because I think we should've known. I tried to go through the legal way, ringing all the emergency lines or whatever. I just tried to keep at it all night hoping, to be honest with you, that one of these nine Britons wasn't my son.

– Barry Sweeney

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