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CNN Exclusive: Analysis shows two possible Indian Ocean paths for airliner

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 made drastic changes in altitude and direction after disappearing from civilian radar, U.S. officials told CNN on Friday, raising questions for investigators about just who was at the controls of the commercial jetliner that went missing one week ago with 239 people on …

What happened to the missing Malaysian flight? A visual guide

1. Flight departs<p>Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Flight departs at 12:41 a.m., and is due to land in Beijing at 6:30 a.m. the same day.<p>2. Contact lost<p>March 8: Airline loses contact with plane between 1-2 hours after takeoff. Flight tracking shows plane flew northeast over Malaysia after takeoff and …

Malaysia Airlines: experts surprised at disappearance of 'very safe' Boeing 777

Aviation consultant says online flight data suggested the plane experienced a rapid loss of height and change in direction<p>Aviation experts have expressed surprise at the sudden loss of contact with the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777, which has an almost flawless safety record.<p>Mohan …

Two dead in fiery UPS plane crash in Alabama

A UPS cargo plane slammed into a field and burst into flames near an Alabama airport Wednesday, killing the pilot and co-pilot and strewing debris for hundreds of yards, authorities said.<p>The plane, an Airbus A300-600F, was en route from Louisville when it crashed on approach to …

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NTSB Intern 'Erroneously' Confirmed Racist Asiana Pilot Names To KTVU Station

The Bay Area TV station read the racist crew names on air: Captain Sum Ting Wong, Wi Tu Lo, Ho Lee Fuk, and Bang Ding Ow.<p>Here's the full statement:<p>The National Transportation Safety Board apologizes for inaccurate and offensive names that were mistakenly confirmed as those of the pilots of Asiana …

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Empty 787 catches fire, hits Boeing with new setback

Heathrow Airport suspended arrival and departures due to a fire on an empty plane.<p>A pair of incidents involving Boeing's 787 "Dreamliner" in the United Kingdom has put the U.S. jetmaker back into the spotlight Friday as more problems beset its newest commercial passenger plane.<p>One incident involved …

The Week in Review: A Window Seat on the Aviation World

Inside Flipboard / July 12, 2013<p>Asiana Flight 214 crashed while attempting to land at San Francisco International Airport on July 6, and while the …

SF plane crash: Crew tried to abort landing

The doomed Asiana Airlines jetliner had its throttles set to idle and was moving so slowly that it nearly stalled before it smashed into a seawall bordering a San Francisco International Airport runway, federal investigators said Sunday.<p>The crew tried to abort the landing and avert the disaster, …

Former pilot’s animation re-creates Saturday’s SFO crash

UPDATE: Today Eyewitness Animations added this new video of Saturday’s crash from the pilot’s perspective:<p>Video released earlier:<p>This detailed animation depicting Saturday’s crash at San Francisco International Airport was created by a former pilot who runs a computer animation company that …