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San Francisco Plane Crash

Teenage Plane Crash Victim Was Run Over Twice

AP | Posted 12.12.2013 | San Francisco

WASHINGTON (AP) — A teenage girl who survived the crash of an Asiana Airlines jet in San Francisco only to be fatally struck by a fire truck on the ...

Mechanical Failure May Have Caused Asiana Airlines Crash

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 10.09.2013 | San Francisco

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The pilots of Asiana Flight 214, which crashed in San Francisco in July, as well as the airline, are raising the pos...

Fire Chief Bans Helmet Cameras After Plane Crash Video Leaked

AP | Posted 08.19.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- A San Francisco Fire Department ban on video cameras now explicitly includes helmet-mounted devices that film emergency scenes, accor...

Fire Truck That Killed Teen Was Missing Equipment

AP | Posted 09.21.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- A San Francisco Fire Department spokeswoman said Monday that the agency is still investigating which rig ran over and killed a 16-yea...

Asiana Pilots Hospitalized For Psychological Trauma, Injuries

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 07.17.2013 | San Francisco

SEOUL, South Korea -- The four pilots of the Asiana jet that crash-landed in San Francisco are being treated for psychological trauma and injuries cau...

Plane Crash Passengers Eye Legal Action

Reuters | Posted 09.15.2013 | San Francisco

By Jessica Dye July 16 (Reuters) - Asiana Airlines Inc and Boeing Co are facing potential legal action by passengers who were on boar...

What Asiana Crash Survivors Can Expect To Be Compensated

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 07.16.2013 | Travel

SAN FRANCISCO -- When the courts have to figure compensation for people aboard Asiana Airlines Flight 214, the potential payouts will probably be vast...

WATCH: Animation Video Recreates Deadly Crash

Robin Wilkey | Posted 07.13.2013 | San Francisco

A former pilot has recreated Saturday's plane crash at the San Francisco airport in an animation video that offers chilling details. According to t...

LOOK: Eerie New Photo From Inside Asiana Plane

Robin Wilkey | Posted 07.15.2013 | San Francisco

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) tweeted a photo on Thursday of the charred cabin of Asiana Airlines flight 214 that crashed at the San...

911 Plane Crash Audio: 'She Will Probably Die Soon If We Don't Get Any Help'

Posted 07.11.2013 | San Francisco

Audio recordings of passengers aboard Asiana Flight 214 shortly after it crashed at San Francisco International Airport last weekend have been release...

John Celock

GOP Lawmaker's Shocking Plane Crash Joke

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 07.10.2013 | Politics

A Republican New Hampshire state senator, Andy Sanborn, laughingly compared Obamacare to the San Francisco plane crash while guest-hosting a radio sho...

Pilots Relied On Automated Equipment To Control Doomed Jet's Speed

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA and JOAN LOWY | Posted 09.08.2013 | San Francisco

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — The pilots of Asiana Flight 214 relied on automated cockpit equipment to control the jetliner's speed as they land...

Doctor: Surprising Injuries In SFO Crash

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 07.09.2013 | San Francisco

-- Many survivors of Saturday's plane crash in San Francisco have a surprising pattern of spine injuries that a doctor says shows how violently they ...

Did Glide Slope Problems Contribute To Asiana Plane Crash?

WABC | Posted 07.09.2013 | San Francisco

Experts Eyewitness News has spoken to say this instrument landing system could have been especially helpful to this pilot landing this type of jet for...

LOOK: The Deadliest Plane Crashes In Recent U.S. History

The Huffington Post | Robin Wilkey | Posted 07.09.2013 | Travel

It's been a dark few days for air travel. On Saturday, Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crashed in San Francisco, killing two and seriously injuring oth...

LOOK: What Happened In The Seconds Before Flight 214 Crashed?

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.11.2013 | San Francisco

It could take months to determine what caused Saturday's tragic plane crash at San Francisco International Airport, which claimed two lives and left d...

Crash Victim May Have Been Killed By Rescue Vehicle

AP | LISA LEFF | Posted 09.06.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A county coroner said Sunday that his office is conducting an autopsy to determine whether one of the victims of the Asiana Air...

Plane Crash Survival Odds Better Due To Safety Advances

AP | SCOTT MAYEROWITZ | Posted 09.06.2013 | Travel

-- Passengers in plane crashes today, such as the one in San Francisco involving Asiana Airlines Flight 214, are more likely to survive than in past ...

LISTEN: Audio From Moments After Deadly Plane Crash

Posted 07.07.2013 | San Francisco

Audio from the moments surrounding the deadly plane crash in San Francisco on Saturday has emerged, painting a picture of a scene marred by confusion ...

Official: Navigational Tool Was Broken For Weeks

AP | Posted 07.07.2013 | San Francisco

WASHINGTON -- An aviation safety official says accident investigators are looking into what role the shutdown of a key navigational aid may have playe...

Networks Scramble To Cover San Francisco Plane Crash

Posted 07.07.2013 | Media

News of Asiana Airlines flight 214 crash landing at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) on Saturday sent broadcast and cable networks scrambling...

Investigators Probe SFO Crash

Reuters | Posted 09.06.2013 | San Francisco

By Sarah McBride SAN FRANCISCO, July 7 (Reuters) - U.S. officials examined flight information recorders and began investigating the...

Plane Crash Victims Identified

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 09.06.2013 | San Francisco

BEIJING — The two Chinese teenagers who died in an Asiana Airlines plane crash in San Francisco were student leaders who excelled in their studi...

SF Fire Chief: Two Dead Found On Runway

AP | TERRY COLLINS and JOAN LOWY | Posted 09.05.2013 | San Francisco

By TERRY COLLINS and JOAN LOWY, The Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- San Francisco's fire chief says the two people who died in the Asiana Ai...

At Least 2 Dead After Plane Crash-Lands At SFO

Reuters | Posted 09.05.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, July 6 (Reuters) - Two people were killed and 130 were hospitalized after an Asiana Airlines jumbo jet crash-landed at San Francisco ...