SFO Reviews Performance In Asiana Crash, Finds Areas To Improve OnAirport officials released Wednesday preliminary findings from a self-review of the airport's performance in July's Asiana Airlines crash, citing the need for improvement in coordinating emergency responses and providing adequate customer service.
Last Patient From Asiana Crash Released From SF General HospitalThe last patient who was still hospitalized following the Asiana Airlines plane crash at San Francisco International Airport in July has been released, San Francisco General Hospital officials announced today.
Asiana Points To Possible Malfunction As Factor In SFO CrashThe 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.
Feds Investigate Asiana Response To SFO Plane CrashFederal transportation officials are investigating whether Asiana Airlines failed to meet legal obligations to help the families of passengers whose flight crash landed at San Francisco International Airport.
Glide Slope Indicator Operating At SFO For 1st Time Since CrashPilots flying into San Francisco International Airport will once again be able to land with the help of an important piece of equipment that was out of service when an Asiana Airlines flight crash landed last month.
Firefighter Who Captured SFO Plane Crash Aftermath On Helmet Cam May Be DisciplinedThe fire battalion chief who used a helmet video camera to record the events during the Asiana Airlines crash response at San Francisco International Airport may be disciplined for violating department policy.
San Francisco To Revisit Ban On Firefighter Helmet CamsA San Francisco Fire Department spokeswoman said officials plan to review a policy that prohibits fire fighters from recording emergency scenes without advance approval from the city's fire chief.
Asiana Offers $10,000 To Survivors Of Crash At SFOAsiana Airlines Inc. has offered $10,000 to each of the 288 surviving passengers of the flight that crash landed in San Francisco last month.
Passengers Injured On Asiana Flight 214 Sue Airline, Boeing Nine people who were passengers on the Asiana Airlines flight that crashed at San Francisco International Airport last month sued both the airline and the plane's manufacturer, Boeing Co., in federal court in San Francisco Thursday.
FAA Wants Foreign Pilots To Use GPS Instruments To Land At SFOIn a response to the deadly Asiana Airlines crash, the Federal Aviation Administration is advising that all foreign airlines use GPS technology when landing at the San Francisco International Airport because of concerns over pilots’ experience with visual approaches.
SFO Fire Truck That Ran Over Crash Victim Lacked Heat-Sensing EquipmentA fire rig that ran over and killed a 16-year-old Asiana Airlines crash survivor was not equipped with heat-sensing equipment that might have detected her in its path, authorities confirmed Monday.
Asiana Crash Victims: 'We Didn't Get Any Help" From AirlineNow the entire family is part of a group of 83 passengers preparing to sue Boeing. They are planning a multimillion-dollar lawsuit, focusing on possible mechanical problems with the engine controls, emergency slides and seat belts.
Asiana Airlines Drops Plans To Sue KTVU-TV Over Fake Pilot NamesAsiana Airlines said Wednesday it no longer plans to sue a Bay Area TV station over the use of racially offensive names.
Asiana Pilots Hospitalized For Psychological Trauma, Injuries From SFO CrashOfficials say four South Korean pilots of an Asiana plane that crash-landed in San Francisco this month were being treated for psychological trauma and injuries caused by the incident.
Bay Area Woman, Son Injured In Asiana Crash Sue AirlineA woman and her 8-year-old son, injured in the crash-landing of Asiana Flight 214, are suing the airline over the accident.