Asiana Airlines said it is unaware of any mechanical problems with the Boeing 777-200ER that crashed on landing Saturday at San Francisco International Airport (SFO), killing two passengers. “Currently, we understand that there are no engine or mechanical problems,” Asiana president and CEO Young-Doo Yoon told reporters at a press conference, according to multiple reports from Seoul. He added that the airline received the aircraft, registration number HL7742, in March 2006. ...

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