Worst recent plane disasters
Saturday's crash of an Asiana Airlines plane, in which a Boeing 777 flying from Seoul crashed while landing at San Francisco, killed two people and sent as many as 130 to the hospital, initial reports said.
Following are some facts about Asiana's safety record, the record of the Boeing 777 and some recent fatal plane crashes in the United States and around the world.
Source: Flight Safety Foundation, a non-profit independent organization that monitors aviation safety and runs a database. (http://aviation-safety.net/database/) (Reuters)