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Asiana Flight 214

Courts Will Treat Asiana Flight 214 Passengers Differently

When the courts have to figure compensation for people aboard Flight 214, the potential payouts will probably be vastly different for Americans and passengers from other countries, even if they were seated side by side as the Asiana jetliner crash-landed.



SFO Runway Involved In Asiana 214 Crash Reopens

A runway involved in Saturday’s fatal Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash has reopened, San Francisco International Airport officials said Friday.


Smoke billows from an Asiana Airlines passenger jet after it crash landed at San Francisco International Airport, July 6, 2013.

KTVU Pranked Into Reporting Fake Names Of Asiana Pilots, NTSB Says Intern To Blame

Bay Area Fox affiliate KTVU-TV was apparently duped into releasing fake names of the four pilots aboard Asiana flight 214 during Saturday’s deadly crash.


Ye Meng Yuan (left) and Wang Lin Jia were killed when Asiana Airlines flight 214 crash landed at San Francisco International Airport on July 6, 2013. (CBS)

SF Police Chief Confirms SFO Plane Crash Victim Run Over By Fire Truck

San Francisco’s police chief confirmed in an interview Friday that one of the two teenage girls killed in the crash of a passenger jet at SFO was run over by an fire truck while she was hidden by foam sprayed by firefighters to extinguish the flaming wreckage.


Travelers wait in line to speak with a airline ticket agent in the international terminal at San Francisco International Airport on July 7, 2013 in San Francisco, California. A day after Asiana Airlines flight 214 crashed upon landing at San Francisco International Airport, stranded travelers are experiencing long lines and cancelled flights as the airport continues to operate with only two runways for departures and arrivals. Two people died and dozens were injured in the crash that shut down the airport for several hours and resulted in dozens of flights being cancelled.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Passengers Complain Airlines Not Truthful About Canceled SFO Flights

Some passengers at San Francisco International Airport were told Thursday their flights were canceled due to bad weather, despite skies clear enough to fly without any hazard or visibility problems.


San Francisco General Hospital

3 Patients Still In Critical Condition Following Asiana Crash

Three patients injured in the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash remained in critical condition at San Francisco General Hospital Thursday.


Smoke billows from an Asiana Airlines passenger jet after it crash landed at San Francisco International Airport, July 6, 2013.

911 Calls Reveal Chaos, Delays In Getting To Injured SFO Plane Passengers

Emergency calls from people aboard a plane that crashed at San Francisco International Airport portray a scene of chaos, with passengers begging for help and saying ambulances weren’t coming fast enough.


A United Airlines 747 lands next to the wreckage of Asiana Airlines flight 214 as it sits on runway 28L at San Francisco International Airport. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Travelers Landing At SFO Spooked By Visible Crash Wreckage

Days after Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crashed at San Francisco International Airport, the wreckage remains strewn along Runway 28L, plainly visible to those landing on a parallel runway.


An Asiana Airlines crew prepare to board their flight. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Asiana Crew Members Make Emotional Appearance, Speak About Crash

The cabin manager of an Asiana Airlines flight that crashed over the weekend said she and the crew are working as hard as possible to recover. She was flanked by five other crew members, one of whom was in a wheelchair. Some of them had their heads bowed.


Flight Simulator

Crash Investigators Look Into Mysterious Flash, Pairing Of Asiana Pilots

Investigators trying to piece together what went wrong will consider a report about a blinding light flash and the pairing of the pilots, who were assigned to work together through a tightly regulated system developed after several deadly crashes in the 1980s were blamed in part on inexperience in the cockpit.