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National
5:28 am
Mon July 8, 2013

Asiana Flight Tried To Abort Landing Seconds Before Crash

Asiana Airlines Flight 214 tried to abort its landing and come in for another try just 1 1/2 seconds before it crashed Saturday at San Francisco airport, killing two people and injuring dozens of others.

That was the information gleaned from the jetliner's cockpit voice recorder, the head of the National Transportation Safety Board said at a Sunday news conference. NTSB chief Deborah Hersman also said about 7 seconds prior to impact, there was a call to increase speed.

She said the flight data recorder captured the entire flight.

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Local
5:12 pm
Tue February 14, 2012

Federal recommendations on deadly 2009 derailment in Cherry Valley

The National Transportation Safety Board released its final report Tuesday on a deadly 2009 train derailment in Winnebago County.

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