On Thursday, July 17, a Malaysian jetliner crashed in eastern Ukraine while on its way from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur. U.S. officials say American intelligence authorities believe a surface-to-air missile took down the plane. This is the second tragedy to hit Malaysia Airlines this year. Its Flight 370 disappeared on March 8 while en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. It has not been found, but the search has been concentrated in the Indian Ocean west of Australia.
10NewsThe tragedy of the downed Malaysian plane thousands of miles away is being felt right here in San Diego.