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NTSB Continues Investigation of Asiana Crashi
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December 13, 2013 6:01 PM
The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is still trying to sort out the facts behind last July's crash of an airliner belonging to South Korea's Asiana Airlines at San Francisco airport, which killed three people and injured 181. There are clear indications, however, that the NTSB is focusing on the reliability of automated systems onboard the Boing 777, and about the training of South Korean pilots. VOA's George Putic reports.

NTSB Continues Investigation of Asiana Crash

Published December 13, 2013

The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is still trying to sort out the facts behind last July's crash of an airliner belonging to South Korea's Asiana Airlines at San Francisco airport, which killed three people and injured 181. There are clear indications, however, that the NTSB is focusing on the reliability of automated systems onboard the Boing 777, and about the training of South Korean pilots. VOA's George Putic reports.


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