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Asiana Airlines Fined for Failing to Assist Passengers’ Families

February 25, 2014 | 11:35 am

Asiana Airlines Fined for Failing to Assist Passengers’ Families

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U.S. transportation officials have penalized Asiana Airlines $500,000 for failing to help family members of passengers.

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Third Victim of Asiana Airtlines Crash Dies, a Pediatric Patient

July 12, 2013 | 3:38 pm

Third Victim of Asiana Airtlines Crash Dies, a Pediatric Patient

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KQED’s Chase Thomas reports that a third victim of the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash last Saturday has died at from San Francisco General Hospital. The only information the family of the victim authorized the hospital to release was that this was a pediatric patient. San Francisco police reported earlier today that that one of […]

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Asiana Pilot Says a Flash of Light Blinded Him Just Before Landing

July 10, 2013 | 4:48 pm

Asiana Pilot Says a Flash of Light Blinded Him Just Before Landing

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The flying pilot of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 told National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) officials that he was “blinded” temporarily by a flash of light at 500 feet, or 34 seconds before impact — about the same time the pilots realized they were flying too low and going too slow. The NTSB doesn’t know what […]

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Airport Delays Continue as SFO Cleanup Crew Works on Runway 28L

July 10, 2013 | 11:10 am

Airport Delays Continue as SFO Cleanup Crew Works on Runway 28L

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Travelers are still experiencing flight delays and cancellations at San Francisco International Airport Wednesday, but relief is on the way. According to SFO spokesman Doug Yakel, the airport is “still experiencing delays due to runway closure, (with) average delays of 45 minutes (and) 56 flight cancellations. We advise passengers to check with their airline for […]

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