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  • In this July 6, 2013 aerial file photo, the wreckage of Asiana Flight 214 lies on the ground after it crashed at the San Francisco International Airport, in San Francisco.
  • Asiana Airlines said its pilots were only partly to blame for the crash at San Francisco International Airport last year.
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  • New video following the Asiana crash shows rescuers knew someone was on the ground before she was fatally run over.
  • New video following the Asiana crash shows rescuers knew someone was on the ground before she was fatally run over.
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  • The wreckage of a plane crash is seen at Aspen Airport on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014.
  • The airport in Aspen remained closed Monday as federal investigators looked into the cause of a deadly jet crash.
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  • The wreckage of a plane crash is seen at Aspen Airport on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014.
  • A private jet crashed at Aspen Airport while attempting to land. One person died, and two others on board were injured.
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airplane, plane crash, national news
  • A single-engine Cessna 172 plane crashed into a parking lot across San Fernando Road near Whiteman Airport in the Pacoima area of Los Angeles Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013.
  • Two men were hospitalized after the plane they were traveling in struck a building and crashed in Pacoima Sunday.
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  • Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a plane to crash into a house in Fresno, killing two people.
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plane crash, faa, california news
  • This still image from footage released by the NTSB shows the failed landing of Asiana Airlines flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport.
  • The Asiana captain who crashed a Boeing 777 at a San Francisco airport said he was worried about attempting a visual landing.
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northern california, airport news, airplane, plane crash, california news
  • Loyola High School basketball player Austin Hatch is seen on Nov. 20, 2013.
  • Loyola High School basketball player Austin Hatch, who has survived two plane crashes, tells his story.
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plane crash, sports, john hartung
  • The search continues Wednesday for two people aboard a jet that crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off Florida
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  • Four victims were airlifted to Los Angeles County hospitals after a small plane they were aboard crashed at Catalina Airport in Santa Catalina Island Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013.
  • A small plane crashed at an airport in Catalina Island Sunday afternoon, injuring four people aboard.
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  • The tail of a small plane that crashed at Santa Monica Airport on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, is seen.
  • A federal investigation of a fatal plane crash at Santa Monica Airport found the pilot reported no problems before landing.
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fire, airport news, santa monica, plane crash, los angeles news
  • Edward Dufresne, a minister from Murrieta, is seen in this undated file photo.
  • A minister and a pilot from Murrieta are dead after their small plane crashed in Kansas Friday morning.
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plane crash, national news
  • National Transportation Safety Board posted this photo to Twitter on Sunday, July 7, 2013, of the Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 that crashed at SFO.
  • A firefighter who ran over and killed an Asiana Airlines crash survivor in San Francisco will not be charged with a crime.
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  • The tail of a small plane that crashed at Santa Monica Airport on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, is seen.
  • The Los Angeles County Coroner's Office has identified all four victims from the deadly jet crash at Santa Monica Airport.
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fire, airport news, santa monica, plane crash, los angeles news
  • The Federal Aviation Administration says an Asiana Airlines plane crashed while landing at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, July 6, 2013.
  • A firefighter may be criminally charged in the death of a teen killed by a fire truck after the Asiana Airlines crash.
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  • Authorities investigate the wreckage of a plane crash at Santa Monica Airport on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013.
  • Four bodies were found in the wreckage of a plane crash at Santa Monica Airport, the coroner's office said Tuesday.
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fire, airport news, santa monica, plane crash, los angeles news, sid garcia
  • Authorities investigate the wreckage of a plane crash at Santa Monica Airport on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013.
  • Four bodies were found in the wreckage of a plane crash at Santa Monica Airport, the coroner's office said Tuesday.
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  • Authorities investigate the wreckage of a plane crash at Santa Monica Airport on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013.
  • Four bodies were found in the wreckage of a plane crash at Santa Monica Airport, the coroner's office said Tuesday.
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  • Investigators examine the wreckage of a plane crash at the Santa Monica Airport on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013.
  • Four bodies were found in the wreckage of a plane crash at Santa Monica Airport, the coroner's office said.
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  • Mark Benjamin, and his son, Luke Benjamin are seen in these undated photos.
  • The CEO of a construction company and his son were believed to be aboard a small jet that crashed at Santa Monica Airport.
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  • Mark Benjamin, and his son, Luke Benjamin are seen in these undated photos.
  • The CEO of a construction company and his son were believed to be aboard a small jet that crashed at Santa Monica Airport.
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fire, airport news, santa monica, plane crash, los angeles news
  • Wreckage of a small private jet that crashed at the Santa Monica Airport is seen on Monday, Sept. 30, 2013.
  • The CEO of a construction company and his son were believed to be aboard a small jet that crashed at Santa Monica Airport.
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santa monica, fire, airport news, plane crash, eyewitness news
  • A small jet that departed from Hailey, Idaho, crashed and caught fire at Santa Monica Airport on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013.
  • Sunday's plane crash in Santa Monica has revived the debate over safety since the airport is near a residential area.
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  • Wreckage of a small private jet that crashed at the Santa Monica Airport is seen on Monday, Sept. 30, 2013.
  • The CEO of a construction company and his son were believed to be aboard a small jet that crashed at Santa Monica Airport.
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santa monica, fire, airport news, plane crash, eyewitness news
  • Wreckage of a small private jet that crashed at the Santa Monica Airport is seen on Monday, Sept. 30, 2013.
  • The CEO of a construction company and his son were believed to be aboard a jet that crashed in Santa Monica.
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  • Firefighters respond to the scene of a small plane crash in Santa Monica on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013.
  • Investigators are trying to answer big questions about a plane crash in Santa Monica, including the number of fatalities.
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fire, airport news, santa monica, plane crash, eyewitness news
  • A map indicates the area near a corn field on Old River Road and Bear Mountain Boulevard in Bakersfield where an ultra-light type aircraft crash landed on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013.
  • An aircraft carrying two passengers crash landed in a corn field near Bakersfield Saturday. Both walked away uninjured.
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plane crash, california, california news
  • Federal investigators say they've found no initial evidence that a UPS cargo jet suffered engine failure or was burning before it crashed in Birmingham, Alabama two days ago.
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plane crash, national news
  • National Transportation Safety Board investigators recover the flight recorders from a UPS cargo plane that crashed into a field near Birmingham-Shuttlesworth Airport in Birmingham, Ala., on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013.
  • Flight recorders from a UPS cargo plane that crashed at Birmingham's airport, killing two pilots, have been recovered.
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  • A UPS cargo plane crashed into a field near the Birmingham airport on Wednesday, killing both pilots on board.
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  • The four victims killed following a plane accident in a Connecticut neighborhood have been identified.
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  • A small plane crashed in a Conn. residential neighborhood on Friday, likely killing four to six people, authorities said.
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  • The Federal Aviation Administration says an Asiana Airlines plane crashed while landing at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, July 6, 2013.
  • The FAA is urging foreign airlines to use a GPS system when landing at San Francisco International Airport.
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  • The Federal Aviation Administration says an Asiana Airlines plane crashed while landing at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, July 6, 2013.
  • A coroner has determined that one of the teens in the Asiana crash had survived, only to be killed by a fire vehicle.
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  • A National Transportation Safety Board investigator is at the scene of the Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 that crashed at SFO on Saturday, July 6, 2013.
  • The NTSB is probing the San Francisco plane crash that killed two people. See photos from the investigation scene.
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northern california, airport news, airplane, plane crash, california news
  • The Federal Aviation Administration says an Asiana Airlines plane crashed while landing at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, July 6, 2013.
  • Asiana will sue a TV station that aired false and racially offensive names of the pilots in the SFO plane crash.
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  • The wreckage of the Asiana Flight 214 airplane is seen at the San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco following the crash on Saturday, July 6, 2013.
  • The third victim that died following the Asiana Airlines plane crash in San Francisco has been identified.
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  • A San Francisco-based TV station incorrectly reported the names of the SFO pilots after an NTSB intern confirmed them.
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  • Thick smoke could be seen from the site of the Asiana Airlines fatal plane crash at San Franciscos International Airport Friday, July 12, 2013.
  • A third passenger from an Asiana Airlines plane that crashed at San Francisco International Airport Saturday has died.
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  • The nose section of Asiana Airline Flight 214s cockpit is shown in this photo posted by the National Transportation Safety Board on the agencys Twitter account.
  • Passengers aboard Asiana Airlines Flight 214 that crashed at SFO called 911 and begged for help after the jet crash-landed.
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  • The nose section of Asiana Airline Flight 214s cockpit is shown in this photo posted by the National Transportation Safety Board on the agencys Twitter account.
  • Passengers aboard Asiana Airlines Flight 214 that crashed at SFO called 911, begging for help after the jet crashed.
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  • The nose section of Asiana Airline Flight 214s cockpit is shown in this photo posted by the National Transportation Safety Board on the agencys Twitter account.
  • Passengers aboard Asiana Airlines Flight 214 that crashed at SFO called 911, begging for help after the jet crashed.
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  • Passengers evacuate Asiana Flight 214 after it crashed at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, July 6, 2013.
  • Passengers did not evacuate the plane immediately after it crashed at San Francisco International Airport, the NTSB said.
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  • Passengers evacuate Asiana Flight 214 after it crashed at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, July 6, 2013.
  • The CHP released the first 911 calls in the crash of Asiana Flight 214 late Wednesday.
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  • Passengers evacuate Asiana Flight 214 after it crashed at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, July 6, 2013.
  • Passengers did not evacuate the plane immediately after it crashed at SFO, the NTSB said.
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  • The lead pilot of the crash-landed San Francisco jet was serving as a flight instructor for the first time.
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  • The lead pilot of the crash-landed San Francisco jet was serving as a flight instructor for the first time.
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  • The lead pilot of the crash-landed San Francisco jet was serving as a flight instructor for the first time.
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  • National Transportation Safety Board investigators are shown at the scene of the Asiana Airlines crash at San Francisco International Airport.
  • The families of the two victims killed in the Asiana plane crash have arrived in California.
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  • A plane struck the chimney on a vacant home, ran out of airspeed and landed in Hesperia on Monday, July 8, 2013. The pilot was able to walk away from the crash with only a minor injury.
  • A pilot and his daughter have an amazing story to tell after their small plane hit a home in Hesperia.
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