NTSB: Inspection Mistakes Caused Engine Failure On 2018 SFO-Hawaii FlightInvestigators say inspections of a fan blade that broke off during a United Airlines flight from San Francisco to Hawaii in 2018, triggering an engine failure and emergency landing, had failed to spot signs that the blade was weak.
Los Angeles-Bound Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Aleutian Islands After Crew Detects SmokeA 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.
Airfield Safety Officers Who Were First On Scene Following Asiana Airlines Plane Crash At SFO To Receive CommendationsThe 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.
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.
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.
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.
1968 Crash At SFO Similar To Asiana Flight 214 TragedyThere 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.
Girls Killed In SFO Crash Were Headed For SoCal CampWest 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.
South Korean Officials To Inspect Equipment On Crashed Asiana PlaneSouth Korea says its officials will inspect the engines and landing equipment on all Boeing 777 plans owned by Asiana and Korea Air.
Asiana Says Pilot Of Crashed Plane Had No Experience Landing 777 At SFOThe 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.
NTSB: Initial Sign Of Trouble Came 7 Seconds Before SFO CrashThe 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.
Korean Passenger Plane Crashes At SFO; 2 Dead, 182 InjuredAn Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 crashed and burned upon arrival at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, killing two people and hospitalizing 182 others.
SFO Reopens After Korean Jet Crash; Many Flights Diverted, Cancelled Two runways have reopened at San Francisco International Airport. SFO issued the message on Twitter at about 3:30 p.m.. Passengers were advised to check with their airlines for updated arrival and departure information.