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Why didn't government regulators prevent MH17 from flying the route it took?

The Airlines can decide for them selves which route to take, however the government has an intelligence operation which can predict events that might happen in political unstable regions of the world. ...
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What pieces of evidence do investigators have access to in the MH17 crash investigation?

In the full report by the Dutch Safety Board, there is a list of all materials retrieved from the crash sites. These include: Cockpit Voice Recorder Flight Data Recorder Remains of the crew and ...
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Is it possible for an SU-25 to fly high enough to shoot down a Boeing 777?

One other note to add to this... if you read the very thorough Dutch investigation, you find that MH17 was brought down by a fragmenting warhead exploding near the aircraft cockpit. The fragment ...
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Why wasn't MH-17 flying at 33,000ft before it entered Ukrainian airspace?

In addition to the other answers, they didn't have to either. As can be seen in this visualisation made by the Dutch Safety Board, the restrictions at that time concerned the eastern part of Ukraine; ...
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