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Boeing 777 Crashes At San Francisco Airport

Cockpit Culture May Have Played Role In Asiana Crash

We have more information about the men in the cockpit during Saturday’s crash of Asiana flight 214, and many in the aviation industry are asking what role culture played in that cockpit.

07/09/2013

Boeing 777 Crashes At San Francisco Airport

Pilot Interviews Key To Answering Questions In SFO Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board is interviewing the pilots of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 as it pieces together the final seconds before Saturday’s crash. The NTSB will release more information as details emerge Tuesday from U.S. and Korean joint interviews with the pilots.

07/09/2013

Star Wars Stormtroopers (credit: CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images)

Star Wars Rebels’ Animated Series To Debut Fall 2014

An animated series based on George Lucas’ popular sci-fi franchise will be set sometime in the two-decade-long period between episodes “III” & “IV”…

05/20/2013

The Overseas Reymar anchored in San Francisco Bay after scraping a bumper around one of the Bay Bridge towers. (MTC)

State Board To Go After License Of Tanker Pilot In Bay Bridge Collision

A state board has voted to pursue license revocation or suspension for the pilot of an empty oil tanker that sideswiped the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

04/04/2013

California Ave. in Palo Alto (KCBS)

HBO Filming ‘Silicon Valley’ Pilot In Palo Alto

Traffic delays were expected on several Palo Alto streets Tuesday while crews filmed an upcoming comedy TV series about Silicon Valley, a Palo Alto police lieutenant said.

03/12/2013

A U.S. Air Force Block 40 F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Andy Dunaway/Released)

Body Of Missing Air Force Pilot Found In Adriatic Sea

The body of a U.S. Air Force pilot whose F-16 fighter jet went missing Monday during a nighttime training mission has been found in the Adriatic Sea.

01/31/2013

US Airways pilot Chesley B. Sullenberger III holds up an American flag that was presented to him during a celebration in his honor on Jan. 24, 2009, in Danville. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

‘Sully’ Sullenberger Riding With Blue Angels Over San Francisco For Fleet Week

Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, the Danville pilot known for safely landing a disabled US Airways jet in the Hudson River in 2009, will be riding along with the U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels Wednesday.

10/03/2012

Firefighters at the scene of a fatal plane crash at Salinas Municipal Airport, June 1, 2012. (CBS)

Pilot Killed In Small Plane Crash At Salinas Airport

A small plane crashed on the runway at Salinas Municipal Airport Friday morning, killing the pilot, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman said.

06/01/2012

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North Bay Pilot Accused Of Drunken Flying Faces New Charge

A pilot accused of buzzing cars by drunkenly flying low over state Highway 37 on Jan. 3 was charged Tuesday in Sonoma County Superior Court with reckless flying in another incident 25 days later.

04/03/2012

P-51 Tail

Reno Air Races To Proceed Following Deadly Crash

The annual Reno air races are going to take place this September, despite a deadly crash that marred last year’s event.

01/04/2012

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