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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.

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Picture suggests rescue workers uncovered black box

Rescue workers have recovered a flight recorder from the wreckage of the Malaysian airliner, new pictures suggest.

A man in Ukrainian Emergency Ministry uniform carries the box. Credit: Reuters

The images, taken on Friday, show men wearing Ukrainian Emergency Ministry uniforms in the village of Hrabove, in the eastern Donetsk region inspecting what appears to be a 'black box' recorder.

A second man inspects the orange box. Credit: Reuters

As search teams scour the area, one man is shown walking across the field carrying the orange-coloured box and handing it to a colleague.

Audio from another man who is not viewed can be heard saying "flight recorder" in Russian.

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