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Asiana Airlines Flight 214 (2013)

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  • TV station's airing of racist pilot names sparks furor

    The broadcast Friday by a Bay Area television station of fake, racially insensitive names of the pilots flying the ill-fated Asiana Airlines Flight 214 has sparked outrage. The segment on Friday at noon that referred to two of the pilots as "Captain Sum...
  • Asiana passenger run over by rescuers was covered in foam

    Asiana passenger run over by rescuers was covered in foam
    A teenager killed in the San Francisco plane crash a week ago was covered in fire retardant foam when a rescue vehicle ran over her, officials said. This detail comes as a third person on Asiana Airlines Flight 214 died Friday morning. This person was...
  • Third victim to die from Asiana Airlines crash identified

    A girl who died Friday after being injured in the crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 in San Francisco a week ago has been identified as Liu Yipeng, according to Chinese state media. Liu went to school with the other two victims who were killed in the...
  • Anchorwoman who read racist pilot names: 'Serious mistake' made

    The TV anchor who unwittingly broadcast fake, racist names of the pilots flying the ill-fated Asiana Airlines Flight 214 issued an apology Saturday as debate over the incident continued. The segment on Friday at noon that referred to two of the pilots...
  • 3 teenage girls killed in Asiana crash were schoolmates in China

    The three teenage girls killed in the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash in San Francisco attended the same school in China, Chinese state media reported. Two of the girls, Ye Mengyuan and Wang Linjia, died at the scene of the crash at San Francisco...
  • Asiana Airlines to sue Bay Area TV station over fake pilot names

    Asiana Airlines to sue Bay Area TV station over fake pilot names
    Asiana Airlines will sue Bay Area television station KTVU-TV for using fake, racially insensitive names of pilots flying the ill-fated Asiana Airlines Flight 214, the Associated Press reported Monday. A spokeswoman for the South Korean airline, Lee...
  • Asiana pilot names: NTSB intern 'no longer with agency,' report says

    Asiana pilot names: NTSB intern 'no longer with agency,' report says
    The National Transportation Safety Board intern who apparently confirmed the fake, racially insensitive names of the pilots flying the ill-fated Asiana Airlines Flight 214 is "no longer with the agency," CNN reported Monday. CNN cited "a government...
  • Asiana crash: NTSB closes airport post; probe enters 'next phase'

    Asiana crash: NTSB closes airport post; probe enters 'next phase'
    The National Transportation Safety Board said its inquiry into the crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 has moved into "the next phase," with investigators concluding their work at San Francisco International Airport. The agency said in a statement...
  • 83 Asiana victims file legal papers against Boeing, cite malfunction

    83 Asiana victims file legal papers against Boeing, cite malfunction
    Eighty-three of the passengers who were on Asiana Airlines Flight 214 that crash-landed at San Francisco International Airport took steps to sue the aircraft’s manufacturer, Boeing, a law firm representing the passengers announced Tuesday. A...
  • Asiana Airlines drops plan to sue TV station over fake crew names

    Asiana Airlines announced Wednesday it would not pursue the legal action it had promised against a Bay Area TV station that aired incorrect, racially insensitive names of pilots on the plane that crashed in San Francisco. The airline previously said its...
  • Mother, son aboard Asiana Flight 214 sue airline, blame crew

    Mother, son aboard Asiana Flight 214 sue airline, blame crew
    A mother and son who were aboard Asiana Flight 214 have sued Asiana Airlines, blaming its flight crew for the crash-landing at San Francisco International Airport that killed three passengers and injured numerous others. Younga Jun Machorro and her son,...