Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plain crash in Ukraine
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  • November 07, 2016

Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 takes off at 12.31 PM from Schiphol airport near Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 17 July 2014. A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 with more than 280 passengers on board crashed in eastern Ukraine, Russian and Ukrainian news agencies report. The airline said on its Twitter account that it lost contact with flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur. Both Russian and Ukrainian sources confirmed that the plane went down between the city of Donetsk and the Russian border, an area that has seen heavy fighting between pro-Russian separatists and Ukrainian government forces. (EPA/FRED NEELEMAN)