The American College of Surgeons met on Tuesday in San Francisco’s Mission Bay, where health leaders discussed the lessons learned from the Asiana Airlines emergency response.
Finally, relief. Bay Area airports reporting a calm period after a wave of continued flight delays and cancellations caused by freezing winter weather that paralyzed much of the Midwest and East Coast this past week.
Continuing frigid temperatures in the Midwest and on the East Coast were resulting in more flight cancellations and delays at Bay Area airports Tuesday.
Freezing temperatures and snow in Chicago and on the East Coast caused the cancellation of dozens of flights in and out of Bay Area airports Monday.
Flight 24 was headed from San Francisco International Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City.
KCBS Reporter Holly Quan spends a night at SF General Hospital, where over 60 injured passengers from Asiana Flight 214 were treated in their trauma center.
With Christmas just a couple of days away, holiday travel was in full swing at Bay Area airports.
New details about the crash of an Asiana Airlines jet have renewed questions about whether a culture of strict deference to more-senior pilots can compromise air safety.
The Asiana Airlines captain who crashed a Boeing 777 at San Francisco International Airport in July told investigators he was stressed out and “very concerned” about attempting a visual approach because the runway’s automatic warning systems were out of service due to construction, according to an investigative report released Wednesday.
Federal investigators say a teenage girl who survived the crash of an Asiana Airlines jet in San Francisco only to be fatally struck by a fire truck actually was run over by two rescue vehicles in the accident’s chaotic aftermath.