Asiana Airlines passenger jet crash lands at San Francisco airport

SAN FRANCISCO, July 6 (Yonhap) -- An Asiana Airlines passenger jet crashed during landing at San Francisco International Airport, U.S. civil aviation authorities said Saturday.

The Federal Aviation Administration said the wide-body Boeing 777 crashed during a landing run, although it was not known if people were injured. Local media showed video clips on YouTube of the plane smoking.

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