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Investigators look into pairing of Asiana pilots

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  • Tuesday's Asiana Flight 214 comes in for a landing over the wreckage of Saturday's Asiana Flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport.

      Tuesday's Asiana Flight 214 comes in for a landing over the wreckage of Saturday's Asiana Flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport.

 
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As flight 214 descended over san francisco bay, both asiana airlines pilots were trying something new. in the left seat of the cockpit sat lee gang-kuk, a 46-year-old pilot with just 35 hours of experience flying a boeing 777 who was landing the big jet for his first time at san francisco international airport. at his right was lee jeong-min, a trainer making his first trip as an instructor pilot.

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