Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: Families of victims view plane wreckage for first time
March 4 , 2015
Family members of the victims of the Malaysia Airlines flight that was shot down over eastern Ukraine have seen the plane’s wreckage for the first time.
The families traveled to the Dutch military air base of Gilze-Rijen to see the remains of the plane.
All 298 passengers and crew on board flight MH17, which was going from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, were killed when the plane went down on July 17, 2014. A majority of the passengers were Dutch nationals.