- Hole found in engine of small plane that crashed into house Updated: Jun-30-15 4:28 pm
PLAINVILLE, Massachusetts - There was internal damage to the engine of a small plane that crashed into a home and burned over the weekend, killing three people onboard, a federal safety investigator said.
- Biplane crashes during northwest Missouri airshow Updated: Jun-27-15 10:01 pm
CAMERON, Missouri - Authorities say a biplane has crashed during an air show in northwest Missouri. Police said the only injury was to the pilot. No details on that were immediately available.
- DC subway operator was told he couldn't return to platform Updated: Jun-23-15 3:46 pm
WASHINGTON - The operator of a Washington subway train that was forced to stop in a smoke-filled tunnel repeatedly asked for permission to return the train to the platform but was told to stay put as passengers coughed and choked, according to documents made public Tuesday.
- Missouri crash of Utah-bound plane blamed on loss of control Updated: Jun-19-15 6:10 pm
HUGGINS, Missouri - A southwest Missouri plane crash that killed a Utah State Board of Education member, his wife and two of his children happened after the Beechcraft A-36 lost control during its initial climb, according to a preliminary federal investigative report released Friday.
- Pilot faulted in reality TV helicopter crash that killed 3 Updated: Jun-19-15 1:31 pm
LOS ANGELES - A helicopter pilot working on a reality television show was the likely cause of a crash that killed him and two other people, federal investigators have determined.
- NTSB releases report on small plane crash 3 years later Updated: Jun-18-15 5:04 am
ASPEN, Colorado - Pilots of a corporate jet that skidded off an Aspen runway were warned minutes before the incident of wind shear.
- NTSB: Amtrak engineer wasn't talking, texting on cellphone Updated: Jun-10-15 3:48 pm
WASHINGTON - The engineer in last month's fatal Amtrak crash wasn't using his cellphone to talk, text or download anything just before the train sped off the tracks, investigators said Wednesday, addressing one big question about what might have caused the accident but only deepening the mystery of what did.
- NTSB blames 2014 ship channel collision, spill on tugboat Updated: Jun-10-15 2:22 am
GALVESTON, Texas - A tugboat captain's decision to try to beat a cargo ship into the Houston Ship Channel is the probable cause of a 2014 collision that spilled 168,000 gallons of oil that drifted up to 200 miles down the Texas Gulf coast, according to a federal report issued Tuesday.
- Investigators: Bad joint, sewer line break behind NY blast Updated: Jun-09-15 5:47 pm
NEW YORK - A poorly crafted joint in a plastic Con Edison gas line and an 8-year-old break in an old city sewer line were the likely causes of an explosion that killed eight people in New York City last year, federal investigators said Tuesday.
- NTSB: Collision avoidance systems should be standard in cars Updated: Jun-08-15 6:58 pm
WASHINGTON - Automakers should immediately include as standard equipment in all new cars and commercial trucks systems that automatically brake or warn drivers to avoid rear-end collisions, the National Transportation Safety Board said in a report released Monday.
- NTSB outlines contributing factors in Ala. UPS jet crash Updated: Jun-04-15 8:40 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Federal officials released on online video Thursday outlining the factors that contributed to a UPS jet crashing on its approach to Birmingham's airport.
- NTSB report says broken engine part likely cause for crash Updated: Jun-03-15 5:05 am
WICHITA, Kansas - Records of a fatal 2012 plane crash near Wichita indicate a part that broke inside the aircraft's engine was the likely reason the Cessna Caravan went down.
- NTSB still determining if engineer used phone before crash Updated: Jun-02-15 11:19 am
PHILADELPHIA - Federal investigators say they still don't know if the engineer involved in a deadly Amtrak crash in Philadelphia was on his cellphone before the speeding train derailed.