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July 15 2013 4:48 PM

Asiana Airlines Suing Network Over Those Fake, Racist Pilot Names (VIDEO)

The National Transportation Safety Board issued an apology for confirming the fake names of the pilots used in the story, blaming the error on a summer intern.

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