- NTSB Chairman Hersman to head safety council Updated: Mar-11-14 6:15 pm
- Southwest bans landings on UPS crash runway Updated: Mar-11-14 4:46 pm
- Feds attribute W.Va. pipeline blast to corrosion Updated: Mar-10-14 2:33 pm
- Trucking company lawyers renew tampering claims Updated: Mar-10-14 2:06 pm
- Plane that crashed in Missouri in 2012 hit a tree Updated: Mar-10-14 11:50 am
- US to assist in Malaysia air crash investigation Updated: Mar-08-14 10:55 pm
- NTSB: Police chopper too low, likely causing crash Updated: Mar-08-14 12:41 pm
- Rail cars used to ship oil called 'unacceptable' Updated: Feb-26-14 7:46 pm
- NTSB to investigate turbulence on United flight Updated: Feb-21-14 11:47 am
- Pilots reported fatigue, erred in UPS jet crash Updated: Feb-20-14 5:37 pm
- NTSB: Heart problem factor in fatal plane crash Updated: Feb-18-14 7:40 pm
- 'Pandemonium' reported on turbulent flight Updated: Feb-18-14 5:45 pm
- NTSB recommends Metro-North safety improvements Updated: Feb-18-14 4:25 pm
- NTSB: pilot error led to 2011 Alaska midair crash Updated: Feb-15-14 12:22 am
- NTSB: 'Reckless decision' in sinking of HMS Bounty Updated: Feb-10-14 5:13 pm
- NTSB: Reckless decision in sinking of sailing ship Updated: Feb-10-14 2:53 pm
WASHINGTON - Deborah Hersman, the chairman of the nation's transportation accident investigations board, is leaving to become the president and CEO of the National Safety Council.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Southwest Airlines, prompted by worries about safety alerts from cockpit computers, has barred its pilots from landing on the runway where a UPS cargo jet was trying to land when it crashed at Birmingham's airport last year, the company said Tuesday.
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Severe corrosion caused a 2012 natural gas pipeline rupture and explosion in West Virginia that destroyed three houses and cooked a stretch of Interstate 77, and the incident likely could have been prevented if the pipeline had been inspected or tested, the National Transportation Safety Board said in a report released Monday.
RENO, Nevada - Lawyers for a trucking company involved in a collision with an Amtrak train are renewing their allegations of evidence tampering by Union Pacific Railroad.
CANTON, Missouri - Federal investigators say a plane that crashed in northeast Missouri, killing both men on board, hit a tree before crashing.
WASHINGTON - Federal safety officials say a team of experts is en route to Asia to be ready to assist in the investigation of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner that disappeared with 239 people on board.
ATLANTA - Federal investigators have determined the deadly crash of an Atlanta police helicopter more than a year ago was likely because the pilot was flying too low and was unable to see a power pole and wires during a search for a missing child.
WASHINGTON - Rail tank cars being used to ship crude oil from North Dakota's Bakken region are an "unacceptable public risk," and even cars voluntarily upgraded by the industry may not be sufficient, a member of the National Transportation Safety Board said Wednesday.
BILLINGS, Montana - The National Transportation Safety Board has decided to conduct a full investigation of a United Airlines flight from Denver to Billings that hit turbulence over Wyoming, injuring five people.
WASHINGTON - The pilots of a UPS cargo jet that crashed last August complained about the company's tiring work schedules at the start of the fatal flight, and then made errors shortly before the plane flew into a hillside and burst into flames, according to information presented at a hearing Thursday.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The National Transportation Safety Board says a pilot's heart problem likely contributed to his fatal plane crash in south-central Minnesota last spring.
BILLINGS, Montana - A crew member remained hospitalized Tuesday after violent turbulence triggered "pandemonium" aboard a United Airlines flight into Billings and sent passengers and crew flying through the cabin, according to company representatives and passengers.
WHITE PLAINS, New York - Regulators investigating a fatal New York commuter train derailment recommended Tuesday that the railroad install recorders on its vehicles and new speed-limit signs along its tracks.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Pilot error led to a fatal September 2011 midair crash involving a boyfriend and girlfriend flying near each other in western Alaska, the National Transportation Safety Board said.
NORFOLK, Virginia - The captain of a replica 18th-century sailing ship that sank off North Carolina in Superstorm Sandy made a reckless decision to sail the HMS Bounty into the hurricane's well-forecast path, the National Transportation Safety Board reported Monday.
NORFOLK, Virginia - The National Transportation Safety Board says the former captain of a replica 18th-century sailing ship that sank off North Carolina during Hurricane Sandy made a reckless decision to sail into the storm.