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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...

Are Crash Victims Being Take Advantage Of?

AP | PAUL ELIAS and IAN MADER | Posted 08.01.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Officials are looking into whether some attorneys may have violated a U.S. law barring uninvited solicitation of air disaster victims...

DESPICABLE: Airline Employee Allegedly Stole Luggage After Deadly Crash

Robin Wilkey | Posted 08.01.2013 | Crime

A United Airlines employee and his girlfriend have been charged with grand theft and burglary after allegedly stealing luggage in the chaotic aftermat...

`Sum Ting Wong'? Yes, There Is

Paul Cheung | Posted 07.22.2013 | Media
Paul Cheung

The names were supposed to be a joke. Only this joke wasn't funny. It was offensive, insensitive to the victims of Asiana's plane crash, and indicative of a major problem in a government and journalism institution. These 'jokes' make me question my American-ness.

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...

Shocking New Details On Asiana Crash Victim

Posted 07.19.2013 | San Francisco

Officials have confirmed that one of the victims of Asiana Airlines Flight 214, the Boeing 777 jet that crashed at San Francisco International Airport...

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...

Third Plane Crash Victim Identified

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA and TERRY COLLINS | Posted 09.12.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — The name of a girl who died of injuries suffered in the crash-landing of an Asiana Airlines flight in San Francisco emerged on S...

Another Victim Dies From Injuries In SFO Crash

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.11.2013 | San Francisco

A third victim in the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash has died, San Fransisco General Hospital officials said in a news conference Friday. The vic...

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...

From a Flight Attendant's Point of View: Thoughts on Asiana Flight #214

Patricia Sund | Posted 07.11.2013 | Travel
Patricia Sund

There's a lot more to being a flight attendant than slinging orange juice. You just don't see it. If you saw what was covered in my manual, you'd freak. And there's only so much training you can get before you run into something that has never happened before.

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 ...

3 Innovations That Saved Lives In The Asiana Plane Crash

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 07.09.2013 | Technology

On Saturday morning, Asiana Flight 214 from Seoul missed its runway at San Francisco International Airport and made a crash landing. Of the more than ...

The Safest Seats on the Plane

Sara Keagle | Posted 09.07.2013 | Travel
Sara Keagle

Surviving a plane crash comes down to surviving the initial impact and getting out fast. With this in mind, what can you do to up the odds of survival and is there a "safer" place to sit on a flight?

Survivor: 'I Had No Time To Be Scared'

AP | JASON DEAREN | Posted 07.08.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Fei Xiong and her 8-year-old son looked at each other and sensed something was wrong as Asiana Flight 214 was coming in low over San ...

LOOK: Timeline Of The Asiana Airlines Plane Crash

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart and Jake Bialer | Posted 07.07.2013 | San Francisco

As new details emerge about the Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 flight that crashed Saturday at San Francisco Airport, The Huffington Post is piecing toget...

WATCH: Raw Video Of Asiana Crash (GRAPHIC)

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.07.2013 | San Francisco

CNN has obtained amateur video of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crashing at San Francisco Airport on Saturday. The video is courtesy of Fred Hayes, an...

Possible Pilot Error Investigated In SFO Crash

Posted 07.07.2013 | San Francisco

The investigation into the horrific crash at San Francisco airport is looking into a potential pilot error that may have caused the incident. The ...

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...

San Francisco Plane Crash At A Glance

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.06.2013 | San Francisco

A look at Saturday's crash of Asiana Airlines flight 214 at the San Francisco International Airport: _ WHAT HAPPENED: The Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 ...

Plane That Crashed Has 'Fantastic' Safety Record

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 09.05.2013 | Travel

WASHINGTON — The crash of an Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 in San Francisco on Saturday is only the second major accident for the twin-engine, wide...

Spotlight On Asiana Airlines After Crash-Landing

AP | JOSHUA FREED | Posted 07.08.2013 | Travel

-- Asiana Airlines was relatively unknown in the United States before Saturday's crash landing at San Francisco International Airport. But South Korea...