Asiana B777 Accident at SFO 6 July 2013
There are a host of human factors, automation, crashworthiness, survivability and emergency response lessons from this 2013 accident.
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) held a Board Meeting in Washington on 24 June 2014 to finalise their conclusions on this landing accident to Asiana Flight 214, Boeing 777 HL7742 at San Francisco Airport.
A summary can be found here.
Aviation Week & Space Technology highlighted one significant recommendation, the call for a special certification review, a rare measure for an in-service aircraft.
Other Safety Resources
- Investigation into Jet Airways B777 VT-JEK Serious Incident at Heathrow
- Singapore Airlines B777 41t Fuel Discrepancy Incident
- B777 in Autoland Mode Left Runway When Another Aircraft Interfered With the Localiser Signal
- Forgotten Fasteners – Serious Incidents