Category Archives: Flight MH-17

MH-17: Authorities knew about the threats for Civil aviation

Recent media articles claim that Ukrainian air traffic control ignored warnings to close the airspace over Eastern Ukraine for Civilian planes. According to Australian Times, some representatives of Eurocontrol (coordinates European air traffic) privately warned their colleagues in the Ukrainian air traffic control about the threats for civilian planes flying over Eastern Ukraine. The warning … Continue reading MH-17: Authorities knew about the threats for Civil aviation

Flight MH 17 – asking the right questions

Parts of the (most likely) shot down Boeing-777 of flight MH-17 are being transported via Kharkiv to the Netherlands for further investigation. While Russia and the separatists accuse the Ukrainian government for shooting down the passenger plane, Kiev and the West accuse Russia and/or the separatists. One totally different question however is not very often … Continue reading Flight MH 17 – asking the right questions