Submitted by ub on Thu, 07/17/2014 - 13:06

A passenger 777 Boeing airplane from Malaysia Airlines flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur has reportedly crashed in eastern Ukraine, Russia. The plane reportedly went down near the border between Russia and Ukraine.

This Malaysian passenger airliner with 295 people on board crashed in Ukraine near the Russian border.280 passengers and 15 crew members were reportedly on board when the plane went down.

Official: Malaysian Plane Shot Down Over Ukraine…

YouTube has posted an unconfirmed video of the crash and another website, which tracks international flights, denoted the status of flight MH-17 on the Amsterdam-Kuala Lumpur route as “cancelled”, having earlier confirmed it had taken off.

В районе Снежного сбили самолёт 17.07.2014: