Growing perception among Malaysian Airlines passengers, lightning could strike twice, as booking cancellations mount..
But this is the 3rd plane shot down over the Ukraine in recent months...
(1) "On Monday, a Ukrainian AN-26 military transport crashed in the separatist stronghold of Luhansk on the Russian border."
(2) "..on Wednesday, Ukrainian officials accused Russians of shooting down a Ukrainian Su-25 jet over the Donetsk region of eastern Ukraine"
Full story on the LA Times:
Photo of crash victim's recovered passports courtesy @JeromeTaylor