Malaysia Airlines flight 'did not make distress signal'

The Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 did not make a distress signal before it was apparently shot down in eastern Ukraine, the company said.

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The site of the crash in eastern Ukraine. Credit: Reuters

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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.