Downed Malaysia Airlines Plane Increased Altitude When It Entered Ukraine - NBC Bay Area

    Downed Malaysian Jet Increased Altitude When It Entered Ukraine

    The pilots of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 were flying at an altitude of 31,000 feet over Germany but went up to 33,000 when they entered Ukrainian air space, where at least one cargo plane had already been shot out of the sky less than a week before. (Published Thursday, Jul 17, 2014) The pilots of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 were flying at an altitude of 31,000 feet over Germany but went up to 33,000 when they entered Ukrainian... See More