This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Jim Sciutto; studio: Richard Quest) The evidence indicating the plane was hit by a missile, whether the launch trajectory can be found, the evidence from the wreckage site, how the missile works, the social media report of a separatist shooting down the plane discussed; inset video of the wreckage shown. [Former FBI/CIA official Philip MUDD- outlines the intelligence evidence of a missile and that Russian President Vladimir Putin already knows what happened.] ["Why Planes Crash" author David SOUCIE - speculates about what happened during the plane's explosion.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Kiev: Nic Robertson) The initial "investigation" at the crash site in Ukraine and how fatalities are being dealt with on the ground discussed; inset video of the wreckage shown.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) CNN interview held with freelance journalist Noah Sneider about the plane crash; debris field video shown. [By phone, SNEIDER - says the separatists are controlling at the gruesome wreckage site, the plane pieces that are scattered in the fields.]
(Studio: Tom Foreman) The type of missile system that could bring down a passenger jet like Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine examined; floor map and 3-D diagram shown.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Jim Sciutto, Miles O'Brien) The missile system, who has them, the skill needed to operate them, whether this plane could be mistaken for a military plane discussed. [Former CIA officer Bob BAER- speculates about the training to fire this kind of missile; states Russian President Vladimir Putin will not give up eastern Ukraine.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; studio: Christiane Amanpour) The impact of the plane downing on the Ukraine crisis with the pro-Russian separatists, the role of Russian President Vladimir Putin and the Ukrainian government's battle with separatists discussed. [From Boston, former CNN reporter Jill DOUGHERTY - says this incident could be the end of US-Russian positive relations and how Putin likes to crank up this discontent.]