But now it's straight up cancelled!
Ticket holders were sent the following email on Friday:
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This is just horrible!!!
After all the insanity and tragedy with the missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370, another tragedy has taken place with another Malaysia Airlines flight.
It is reported that a flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur with 295 passengers on board has now crashed in eastern Ukraine.
The plane is reportedly a Boeing 777 and crashed around the border of Ukraine and Russia.
Malaysia Airlines has lost contact of MH17 from Amsterdam. The last known position was over Ukrainian airspace. More details to follow.
— Malaysia Airlines (@MAS) July 17, 2014
We can't believe that something like this happened to another Malaysia Airlines flight.
We'll keep you updated as news comes in.
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