| Mar 3, 2014
| 1:10 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. aviation regulators on Monday proposed a fix for some Boeing 737 planes to ensure that a faulty altimeter does not cause the automatic throttle system to unexpectedly cut engine speed.
The Federal Aviation Administration...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 6:36 PM
March 2 (Reuters) - U.S. aviation regulators on Monday plan
to propose improving cockpit automation to help prevent pilot
errors that have caused fatal airline crashes, according to a
The Federal Aviation Administration wants cockpit...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 9:13 PM
Imposing the first penalty of its type, the federal government has fined Asiana Airlines $500,000 for failing to promptly help passengers and their families after last year's crash in San Francisco.
A U.S. Department of Transportation investigation...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Asiana Airlines has been fined $500,000 for failing to assist passengers and their families following last year's crash in San Francisco, federal transportation officials announced Tuesday, noting that it took up to five days for the airline to contact...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 11:45 PM
SEOUL, Feb 10 (Reuters) - South Korea's Asiana Airlines Inc
is changing its pilot training programme and
encouraging its crew to talk more in a bid to change a corporate
culture that U.S. investigators said may have been a factor in a
crash last year....
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:43 AM
A San Francisco firefighter who responded to the July 6 crash landing of an Asiana Airlines jetliner has filed a legal claim saying the city's fire department falsely identified her to the media as the person who killed a teenage crash survivor.
| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:40 PM
A teenage passenger who was killed in the July crash landing of an Asiana Airlines jetliner was already dead when she was struck by two rescue vehicles, a report released by San Francisco airport and fire officials claims.
Ye Meng Yuan — a 16-...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 11:14 AM
Despite a harsh winter, a government shutdown and other problems, the nation's largest airlines reported strong earnings for 2013.
The country's largest airlines benefited from a steady growth in demand, stable fuel prices and a continuing rise in...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:55 PM
A group of passengers who were aboard an Asiana Airlines flight that crash-landed at San Francisco International Airport last summer filed a personal injury lawsuit against Boeing Friday alleging that negligence by the company contributed to the crash....
| Jan 9, 2014
| 1:33 PM
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The family of a teenage girl who was struck and killed by emergency vehicles in the aftermath of an Asiana Airlines plane crash filed a civil claim against the city of San Francisco, alleging gross negligence.
| Dec 11, 2013
| 8:56 AM
WASHINGTON -- The captain flying the Asiana Airlines flight that crashed in San Francisco in July told accident investigators the approach for landing was "very stressful" and he thought the plane's automatic throttle was always working, according to a...