Devastation: The interior of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 that crashed at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco, California, is shown in this U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) handout photo released on July 7th, 2013

The first images from inside the stricken Asiana Airlines Flight 214 that crashed at San Francisco’s airport on Saturday were released today as it emerged the pilot was on his maiden training flight and had only 43 hours experience at the controls of a Boeing 777.

Investigation: U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigators attend to the scene of the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash site at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco, California on Sunday

Investigation: U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigators attend to the scene of the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash site at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco, California on Sunday
Investigation: U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigators attend to the scene of the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash site at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco, California on Sunday
U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigators work at the scene of the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash site at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco, California

U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigators work at the scene of the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash site at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco, California

Reminder: An Air Canada jet passes the wreckage of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 as it lands at San Francisco International Airport on July 7th, 2013, in San Francisco, California

Reminder: An Air Canada jet passes the wreckage of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 as it lands at San Francisco International Airport on July 7th, 2013, in San Francisco, California

Grief: This picture taken on July 7, 2013 shows family members of Wang Linjia, one of the two teenage girls killed after a South Korean passenger jet crashed at San Francisco airport, grieving after they heard the news

Grief: The parents (bottom) of Wang Linjia, one of the two girls killedin the crash, cry at a middle school in Quzhou, Zhejiang province, after being told of their daughter’s deat
Investigators work at the scene of the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash site at San Francisco International Airport on July 7th, 2013, in San Francisco, California

Investigators work at the scene of the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash site at San Francisco International Airport on July 7th, 2013, in San Francisco, California


Stranded passengers sleep in the International Terminal at San Francisco International Airport on July 7, 2013, in San Francisco, California

Stranded passengers sleep in the International Terminal at San Francisco International Airport on July 7, 2013, in San Francisco, California
Stranded passengers sleep in the International Terminal at San Francisco International Airport on July 7, 2013, in San Francisco, California
The Boeing 777 airplane lies burned near the runway after it crash-landed at San Francisco International Airport July 6, 2013 in San Francisco, California

The Boeing 777 airplane lies burned near the runway after it crash-landed at San Francisco International Airport July 6, 2013 in San Francisco, California
San Francisco crash landing

Impact: Plane spotter Fred Hayes captures the moment Flight 214 cartwheels across the runway and crashes as it comes in to land at San Francisco airport
San Francisco crash landing
San Francisco crash landing
Investigation: Deborah Hersman, Chairman of National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) speaks as San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee stands beside, during a news conference at San Francisco International Airport on July 7, 2013

Investigation: Deborah Hersman, Chairman of National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) speaks as San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee (left) stands beside, during a news conference at San Francisco International Airport on July 7, 2013
Press Conference: National Transportation Safety Board Chairwoman Deborah Hersman, center rear, makes a statement during a press briefing on the investigation of the crash of Asiana Flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport

Press Conference: National Transportation Safety Board Chairwoman Deborah Hersman, center rear, makes a statement during a press briefing on the investigation of the crash of Asiana Flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport
Wreck: Investigators walk around the crash site of Asiana Flight 214 at the San Francisco International Arport in San Francisco, on Sunday, July 7th, 2013. investigators are trying to determine what caused the crash of Flight 214 on Saturday
Aftermath: The wreckage of Asiana Airlines flight 214 rests on runway 28L after it crash landed at San Francisco International Airport on July 7th, 2013

Aftermath: The wreckage of Asiana Airlines flight 214 rests on runway 28L after it crash landed at San Francisco International Airport on July 7th, 2013
Wreckage: The ceiling of the plane was destroyed by fire, which forced passengers to leave from emergency exits on one side only

Wreckage: The ceiling of the plane was destroyed by fire, which forced passengers to leave from emergency exits on one side only

What went wrong? Firecrews work to contain flames after a plane skidded onto a dirt area at San Francisco Airport on Saturday, killing two. Investigations are now underway to determine the cause
Relief: Passengers comfort each other and sit on the edge of the runway after escaping the plane crash

Relief: Passengers comfort each other and sit on the edge of the runway after escaping the plane crash
Debris: Part of the landing gear is left on the runway after Asiana Flight 214 crashed in San Francisco
Black box: Greg Smith of the National Safety Board collects the flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder from Flight 214

Black box: Greg Smith of the National Safety Board collects the flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder from Flight 214
Inquiry: Asiana Airlines President and Chief Executive Officer Yoon Young-doo, center, leaves after a press conference. He said that it does not appear that engine failure was to blame

Inquiry: Asiana Airlines President and Chief Executive Officer Yoon Young-doo, center, leaves after a press conference. He said that it does not appear that engine failure was to blame
Rescue: A woman is taken away from the airport's reflection room where passengers rested after their ordeal

Rescue: A woman is taken away from the airport’s reflection room where passengers rested after their ordeal
Escape: This photo was taken by Samsung executive David Eun who had been on board the plane

Escape: This photo was taken by Samsung executive David Eun who had been on board the plane

Horror: The Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 crash landed just off the runway at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday morning, killing two passengers and injuring more than 180
Shock: People look across the water at the wreckage of the plane, which crash landed on Saturday morning

Shock: People look across the water at the wreckage of the plane, which crash landed on Saturday morning
Search: Transportation investigators examine the inside of the aircraft as an inquiry into the crash begins

Search: Transportation investigators examine the inside of the aircraft as an inquiry into the crash begins

Report: The National Transportation Security Board begins work on its investigation into the crash