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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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Malaysian investigator: First priority is returning bodies

A Ukrainian separatist leader handed over black boxes from flight MH17 to Malaysia officials in Donetsk.

Alexander Borodai, prime minister of self-proclaimed People's Republic of Donetsk said they were "being returned to their owners." Malaysian investigator Colonel Mohamad Sakri said the black boxes were a "little bit damaged" but overall in good condition.

Colonel Sakri said: "Our priority now - first is the body, second is the black box and third is the crash."

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