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Dutch Man’s Facebook Post Portends Disaster

A Dutch man believed to have been a passenger on the downed Malaysia Airlines flight posted a photo of the doomed plane on Facebook minutes before he boarded with the caption "In case it disappears, this is what it looks like."

Officials have not confirmed the man, named Cor Pan, was among the 283 passengers on the plane, which left Amsterdam on its way to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It was shot down over Ukraine about three hours into the flight. More than 180 of the passengers reportedly were Dutch nationals. Pan references Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the post. The flight disappeared after takeoff in March and officials believe it crashed into the Indian Ocean.