Malaysia Airlines MH-17 Incident

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21 July 2014

Malaysia Airlines MH-17 Incident

On Friday 18 July, it was announced that Malaysia Airlines flight MH-17 was tragically shot down in eastern Ukraine, killing all passengers aboard.

If you have concerns for family, friends or colleagues, call DFAT's 24-hour Consular Emergency Centre on 1300 555 135 (local call cost) or +612 6261 3305 from overseas.

For Victorian support and counselling, please ring Victorian Referral Assistance for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH-17 on 1800 675 398 (free call).

Malaysian Airlines has established a call centre in Malaysia – call +603 7884 1234. You can call the Malaysia Airlines Amsterdam office in the Netherlands on +312 0521 6262.

The Malaysian Airlines website also has information on the MH17 tragedy.

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