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San Francisco Plane Crash Causes Major Travel Delays: SFO Closed

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The San Francisco International Airport is mostly closed, according to the FAA. Most inbound and outbound planes are canceled but SFO is currently stating that they will open up two runways shortly. The decision to close the airport was made after a Boeing 777, Asiana flight 214 from Seoul, crashed as it was landing in San Francisco at 11:30 Pacific Time.

Planes flying to SFO are being diverted to other airports in California including Oakland, Los Angeles and Sacramento.

San Francisco International Airport is one of the busiest airports in the country. About 427,074 flights came in and out of SFO in 2012, according to the FAA.

San Francisco Plane Crash Horror: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Two people are dead and scores more injured after an Asiana flight coming in from Seoul, a Boeing 777 carrying 300-plus people, "broke apart" before landing as onlookers watched in horror and captured the chaos on Twitter.

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San Francisco Plane Crash Videos: The Clips You Need to See

Today a Boeing 777, Asiana flight 214, crash landed in San Francisco International Airport. Here are the clips you need to see from this tragic event.

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