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2010-05-18 08:20:00

MT. PLEASANT, S.C., May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Motley Rice attorney Don Migliori will be present at the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) forum that starts today, Tuesday, May 18, 2010 and ends on Thursday May 20, 2010, to ensure that Italian victims of the August 2009 mid-air collision over the Hudson River are represented and that their concerns regarding the lack of precision and professionalism by the parties responsible for the collision are expressed. Entitled...

2010-02-16 08:16:00

DAYTON, Ohio and LANSING, Mich., Feb. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Using the website www.localairportsmatter.com, pilots and aviation stakeholders from Ohio and other locations around the country affected by the possibility of losing local air traffic control radar services have sent over 550 letters to their members of Congress. In keeping momentum going for this issue, they are asking the Federal Aviation Administration to be compelled to adopt a transparent, inclusive process before the...

2009-10-26 16:49:00

ATLANTA, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today issued a statement regarding the company's cooperation with the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the investigation of Northwest Flight 188. Delta and its Northwest operating subsidiary continue to openly and fully cooperate with the NTSB and FAA to complete the investigation. The pilots in command of Northwest Flight 188 remain suspended until the...

2009-08-17 10:44:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Air traffic controllers today are strongly disputing misleading and - in one passage - outright false parts of Friday's NTSB Hudson River mid-air crash press release that mistakenly and unfairly assign responsibilities to a Teterboro, N.J., controller during the pre-crash sequence of events that simply did not exist. At issue are four words in the NTSB press release that wrongly infer that the Teterboro controller could have warned the pilot...

2009-03-24 10:45:00

FREDERICK, Md., March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The AOPA Air Safety Foundation on Tuesday warned that it's too soon to be making guesses about the cause of Sunday's accident in Montana, saying the accident investigators are still in the data collection phase, which is only the first in a long series of steps toward determining a cause. The AOPA Air Safety Foundation is the only organization in the United States dedicated solely to improving general aviation safety. "It's important to...

2008-10-29 06:00:20

By Alan Levin WASHINGTON -- Federal accident investigators on Tuesday charged that the air-ambulance industry and its regulators have moved too slowly to halt the spate of accidents that has made 2008 the deadliest year in emergency medical helicopter history. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) voted for the first time to put safety enhancements for air-ambulance flights on its annual "Most Wanted" list of suggested improvements. Nine air-ambulance helicopters have crashed...

2008-09-30 07:00:00

By Alan Levin Deaths on air ambulance flights -- including four fatalities over the weekend in Maryland -- have soared to record levels over the past year, prompting safety advocates to renew calls for stricter controls on medical airlifts. A Maryland State Police emergency medical helicopter crashed about midnight Saturday in a wooded park, amid fog, according to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB). The dead included a 17-year-old girl who had been injured in a car crash, the...

2008-08-02 15:00:17

CHICAGO, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jim Hall, former Chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and Counsel to the Nolan Law Group issued the following statement today: At his press availability in Minnesota Friday morning, NTSB Member Steven Chealander revealed that there was no flight data recorder (FDR) installed on the Hawker 800 that crashed in Owatonna, MN, on Thursday morning. Fortunately, the cockpit voice recorder (CVR) will provide some limited...


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