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HONG KONG, CHINA:  A Cathay Pacific Boeing 777 taxing for take-off. (PETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images)

Los Angeles-Bound Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Aleutian Islands After Crew Detects Smoke

A Cathay Pacific Boeing 777 bound from Hong Kong to Los Angeles International Airport was diverted to a U.S. air base in the Aleutian Islands after smoke was detected on the aircraft.


An Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 is seen on the runway at San Francisco International Airport after crash landing on July 6, 2013. (Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Airfield Safety Officers Who Were First On Scene Following Asiana Airlines Plane Crash At SFO To Receive Commendations

The Airfield Safety Officers arrived within two minutes of the initial impact of Asiana Flight 214, and nearly a minute before the first fire truck arrived on scene.


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Asiana Airlines Blames Low Air Speed Warning For SFO Crash

Asiana Airlines officials say a Boeing 777 that crashed at San Francisco International Airport last July had inadequate warning systems to alert the crew to problems with air speed.


An Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 airplane lies burned on the runway after it crash landed at San Francisco International Airport July 6, 2013. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

NTSB Releases Agenda For Asiana Flight 214 Hearings

The National Transportation Safety Board has released the agenda for next week’s investigative hearings on Asiana Flight 214.


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Asiana Points To Possible Malfunction As Factor In SFO Crash

The pilots of Asiana Flight 214, which crashed in San Francisco in July, as well as the airline, were raising the possibility that a key device that controls the Boeing 777’s speed may have malfunctioned, an aviation expert familiar with the investigation into the crash said Tuesday.


A Japan Air Lines DC-8 fell short of the runway at San Francisco International Airport in November 1968. All 107 on board survived. (CBS)

1968 Crash At SFO Similar To Asiana Flight 214 Tragedy

There have been 12 commercial airline crashes at San Francisco International Airport since it opened in 1927. But one disaster stands out as eerily similar to Saturday’s deadly crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 — it’s a November 22, 1968 crash.


Asiana Flight 214  plane crash fatality victims Ye Meng Yuan and Wang Lin Jia. (CBS)

Girls Killed In SFO Crash Were Headed For SoCal Camp

West Valley Christian Church and School confirmed that two teens killed in an airline crash landing in San Francisco were traveling to Southern California for the church’s summer camp.


An Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 passenger jet burns after crash landing at San Francisco International Airport, July 6, 2013. (credit: @EuniceBirdRah)

South Korean Officials To Inspect Equipment On Crashed Asiana Plane

South Korea says its officials will inspect the engines and landing equipment on all Boeing 777 plans owned by Asiana and Korea Air.


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Asiana Says Pilot Of Crashed Plane Had No Experience Landing 777 At SFO

The pilot of the Asiana Airlines plane that crashed in San Francisco on Saturday was making his first landing with a Boeing 777 at San Francisco International Airport.


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NTSB: Initial Sign Of Trouble Came 7 Seconds Before SFO Crash

The first sign of trouble for a Korean passenger jet that crashed at San Francisco International Airport came seven seconds before impact – the point where the crew realized they were too slow on their approach to land.