Top News on Donetsk

  • UK investigators to analyse MH17 flight recorders


    ​UK investigators have been assigned the task of retrieving and examining the flight-recorder data from the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER lost over Ukraine.


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  • ANALYSIS: MH17 investigation is far from normal

    News | 28 Jul 2014 23:00 | David Learmount

    ​The investigation of the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine on 17 July is inevitably going to be carried out under circumstances that breach many of the international protocols that apply to such exercises. However assiduously the investigation is now carried out, this lays the eventual conclusions open to dispute by any party that does not agree with – or does not like – the findings.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-MH17-investigation-is-far-from-normal-401932/
  • UK investigators to analyse MH17 flight recorders

    News | 22 Jul 2014 15:21 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​UK investigators have been assigned the task of retrieving and examining the flight-recorder data from the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER lost over Ukraine.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-investigators-to-analyse-MH17-flight-recorders-401865/
  • Russian ministry version of MH17 loss proves confusing

    News | 22 Jul 2014 12:49 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Russia’s defence ministry has put forward a baffling account of the circumstances surrounding the loss of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777, using radar data to suggest that a Ukrainian fighter had been in the vicinity of MH17.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russian-ministry-version-of-MH17-loss-proves-confusing-401857/
  • MH17: Rebels hand over recorders to Malaysian team

    News | 22 Jul 2014 02:49 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Rebels in control of the Donetsk region have handed over cockpit and flight data recorders from the down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 to team of Malaysian investigators.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MH17-Rebels-hand-over-recorders-to-Malaysian-team-401834/
  • Urgent UAV capability required for MH17 crash site assessment

    News | 21 Jul 2014 12:19 | Beth Stevenson

    In the wake of the fatal downing of an airliner over occupied Ukraine on 17 July, the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) has issued an urgent solicitation to acquire an unmanned air vehicle capability to monitor the area.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Urgent-UAV-capability-required-for-MH17-crash-site-assessment-401803/
  • MH17: Combat exclusion zone to surround crash site

    News | 21 Jul 2014 12:14 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Ukraine's president has ordered that an combat exclusion zone of 40km be placed around the wreckage site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, to aid the investigation into the crash.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MH17-Combat-exclusion-zone-to-surround-crash-site-401820/