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Asiana Airlines will sue KTVU over reporting error

Asiana Airlines says it will go ahead with a defamation lawsuit against a California television station that erroneously reported four perceived racist names as pilots aboard a plane that crashed in San Francisco.

Exclusive: NTSB intern at center of KTVU gaffe identified

The National Transportation Safety Board has relieved a student of his internship after an embarrassing mistake involving a California television station and a plane that crashed at San Francisco International Airport last week.

KTVU erroneously names Asiana Flight 214 pilots

San Francisco Bay Area FOX affiliate KTVU-TV has apologized after erroneously reporting the names of four pilots aboard an Asiana Airlines jet that crashed at an area airport on Saturday.

KTXL News Director Brandon Mercer Resigns

Brandon Mercer, the news director at Sacramento’s FOX affiliate KTXL and my former boss, unexpectedly resigned Wednesday morning, multiple sources confirm.