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National Transportation Safety Board

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  • Chicago train derails at O'Hare, jumps onto escalator; 32 injured

    Local and federal officials will investigate what caused a Chicago commuter train to derail Monday morning, run over a platform and scale an escalator at O’Hare International Airport, injuring as many as 32 people. No fatalities were reported,...
  • Round Lake man's spring break trip to Florida ends with fatal crash

    Round Lake man's spring break trip to Florida ends with fatal crash
    A devoted family man from the north suburbs who was "larger than life" was flying his teenage daughter and a friend to Florida for spring break when he was killed early this morning during a crash that left the two girls injured, according to family and...
  • Sarah Jones' death calls attention to film crews' safety

    Sarah Jones' death calls attention to film crews' safety
    The film crew walked out on the old railroad trestle high above Georgia's Altamaha River, then placed a metal-frame bed on the tracks for actor William Hurt. The plan called for Hurt to lie on the bed in a dream sequence for the film "Midnight Rider,"...
  • NTSB's preliminary report provides no definitive cause of Seattle copter crash

    SEATTLE The National Transportation Safety Board has made a preliminary review of three security-camera recordings showing the moments before the KOMO-TV helicopter crashed near the intersection of Fourth Avenue and Broad Street in Seattle on Tuesday...
  • Passengers of Lauderdale-bound flight tell of 'scary' plane accident

    Passengers of Lauderdale-bound flight tell of 'scary' plane accident
    As federal authorities investigate the hard landing of a US Airways jet in Philadelphia that was supposed to fly to Fort Lauderdale, some of the 149 passengers who evacuated the flight described their frightening experiences Friday. From a window seat...
  • Sunday guest list: Chesley Sullenberger, Nate Silver, Matt Damon

    Sunday guest list: Chesley Sullenberger, Nate Silver, Matt Damon
    UPDATED: The Sunday morning guest list: Pilot Chesley Sullenberger, CBS' aviation expert, will be a guest on "Face the Nation" at 10:30 a.m. on WKMG-Channel 6. Other guests are former Gov. Mitt Romney, R-Mass.; Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill.; Sen. Kelly...
  • Local drone business planning to fly

    Local drone business planning to fly
    At least one local business is planning to fly drones over Baltimore after a judge ruled that there is no law prohibiting the commercial use of small unmanned aircraft. Terry Kilby, who with his wife, Belinda, published a book last year of aerial...
  • Seattle helicopter crash investigation to look at pilot's 2 jobs

    SEATTLE Federal investigators trying to determine the cause of the fatal crash of a Seattle news helicopter said Thursday they will be examining the pilot's recent history for factors that could contribute to fatigue. Dennis Hogenson, acting deputy chief...
  • Australia says debris may be from missing Malaysia Airlines jet

    Australia says debris may be from missing Malaysia Airlines jet
    BEIJING —  Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Thursday that two objects that could be wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 had been seen by satellite off the western coast of Australia. "New and credible information has come to light...
  • Seattle helicopter crash: Investigators sorting through variables

    Investigators trying to determine why a news helicopter crashed in downtown Seattle upon takeoff Tuesday were scheduled to examine the engine and sift through videos from surveillance and cellphone cameras in hopes of finding an explanation for the...
  • Federal investigators work to determine cause of Seattle helicopter crash

    SEATTLE Federal investigators worked Wednesday to painstakingly deconstruct a KOMO-TV news helicopter and determine what caused the aircraft to crash onto a Seattle street Tuesday, killing the pilot and a photographer. That task is complicated by the...