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  1. News - World - AVIATION

    Mismanaged approach and complex cockpit cited in Asiana crash

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 11:05am by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington A mismanaged approach for landing in a highly automated cockpit was the probable cause of last July’s crash of a South Korean airliner in San Francisco, US investigators said on Tuesday. Three young Chinese citizens died and 182 people suffered injuries when Asiana Flight 214 from Seoul clipped a sea wall with its landing gear, then crashed ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Power failure forces Malaysia Airlines flight to stop in Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 12:17pm by Phila Siu, Danny Lee in Malaysia

    ... Phila Siu and Danny Lee in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Airlines jet diverts to HK A Malaysia Airlines flight from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul was forced to make an unscheduled landing in Hong Kong yesterday after an electrical generator failed on the two-year-old jet. The airline said the Airbus A330-300 left the Malaysian capital at 11.37pm on Sunday and was due at Incheon airport about six ...

  3. News - Asia - AVIATION

    Malaysia Airlines passengers weep, pray as jet turns back in safety scare

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 11:12am by Agence France-Presse

    ... afternoon. The incident came after a Malaysia Airlines flight from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul was forced to make an unscheduled landing in Hong Kong on March 23 after an electrical generator failed ...

  4. News - World - AVIATION

    Cockpit automation under scrutiny in Asiana crash probe

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 02:16pm by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... landing after an otherwise routine flight from Seoul on July 6. One of the victims was fatally hit by a fire engine as she lay stricken near the runway. Another 182 passengers and crew aboard ...

  5. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Budget airline Scoot to start Hong Kong-Singapore flights

    Posted Sep 19th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... rights granted by the authorities. Scoot is now operating five Boeing 777-200s to 11 cities in mainland China and Australia, along with Tokyo and Seoul via Taiwan as well as Bangkok. By 2015, ...

  6. News - World - AVIATION

    Asiana to sue TV station, transport board over bogus pilot names

    Posted Jul 14th 2013, 01:58pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul Asiana to sue TV station over bogus pilot names Asiana Airlines said it was planning lawsuits against US transport authorities and a TV station for mistakenly confirming and airing false and offensive names for the pilots behind its fatal crash in San Francisco. Fox network affiliate KTVU news Channel 2 in Oakland identified the pilots of the Asiana Boeing ...

  7. News - World - AVIATION

    Asiana crash survivors press lawsuit against Boeing

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... part manufacturers "who may be responsible for this disaster", Ribbeck said. The Asiana jet from Shanghai via Seoul clipped a sea wall with its tail as it came in to land at the US ...

  8. News - World - AVIATION

    Pilot's first 777 into San Francisco

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... 777s. He said the briefing raised an important question: "Why was the plane going so slow?" The airline said yesterday in Seoul the pilot at the controls had little experience flying ... in the crash. The flight began in Shanghai, China, stopped in Seoul, South Korea, before making the nearly 11-hour trip to San Francisco. The South Korea-based airline said four South Korean pilots were ...

  9. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Asiana losses deepen in second quarter after fatal crash

    Posted Aug 10th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Singapore and Seoul Carrier affected by fall in travel demand amid tensions in Korea and bird flu scare in China Asiana's losses deepen in 2nd quarter Asiana Airlines, the South Korean carrier that suffered a fatal jet crash in San Francisco last month, reported a second-quarter loss bigger than analysts estimated as travel demand waned. The net loss was 80.4 ...

  10. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Asiana expansion thrown off track after San Francisco crash

    Posted Jul 12th 2013, 12:00am by Los Angeles Times

    ... Los Angeles Times Asiana expansion thrown off track Before Asiana Airlines Flight 214 struck a sea wall at the edge of San Francisco International Airport last weekend, the Seoul-based carrier was planning a huge expansion of its fleet in the hope of capitalising on the surge in air traffic from Asia. The devastating crash on Saturday, which killed two Chinese teenagers and sent ...




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