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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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The long journey back to Amsterdam for MH17 victims

The bodies of flight MH17 victims have begun a long journey back to the Dutch city where they boarded the downed airliner almost five days ago.

  • The victims' bodies are travelling to the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv
  • International experts will then start the process of identifying the remains
  • Afterwards they will be flown to Amsterdam before repatriation begins
  • A Dutch C130 Hercules has been sent to bring the MH17 victims back
  • An Australian military plane is also available to assist with the operation

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