Tag: asiana airlines
Safety board holds hearing as report says pilot was nervous about landing without a key guidance system.
SFO says it can improve its medical response. Findings don’t address death of girl who survived crash.
Prosecutors say death of teen-ager who died after the July jetliner crash was ‘a tragic accident.’
Prosecutors say they’re looking at whether laws were broken when truck ran over injured crash victim.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asiana Airlines announced Monday that it will sue an Oakland TV station that it said damaged the airline’s reputation by using bogus and racially offensive names for four pilots on a plane that crashed earlier this month in San Francisco. An anchor for KTVU-TV read the names on the air […]
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) — Two flight attendants in the back of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 survived despite being thrown onto the runway when the plane slammed into a seawall and lost its tail during a crash landing at San Francisco International Airport, the head of the National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday. Chairwoman […]
Update Wednesday: The latest from the FAA: Due to CLOSED RUNWAY, there is a Traffic Management Program in effect for traffic arriving San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, CA (SFO). This is causing some arriving flights to be delayed an average of 2 hours and 28 minutes. More on the airport’s current status here. Update […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Amid the marvel of nearly all aboard Asiana Flight 214 surviving a crash landing, authorities here are investigating an unspeakable tragedy that may have unfolded during the frantic rescue — whether a teenage girl made it out of the plane only to be run over by a rescue vehicle. Federal and […]
Today’s developments: From the National Transportation Safety Board: Three seconds from impact, the plane was traveling at 103 knots, significantly slower than the target speed upon landing of 137 knots. The two passengers killed and most of those critically injured were sitting near the rear of the plane. The agency is interviewing the crew today […]