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Wing part could help solve MH370 mystery

...analyzed in special defense facilities used for airplane testing and analysis, according to the Defense Ministry.Air safety investigators, including one from Boeing, have identified the component found on the French island of Reunion as a "flaperon...
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NTSB: First report on fatal plane crash to be published Friday with the probable cause of the crash won't be complete for another nine months to a year, says the NTSB air safety investigator assigned to the case, Larry Lewis.But periodic reports will be published on the NTSB website in the meantime...
Crashed plane owned by local flight school

...left gear leg broke and dug into the runway and the airplane did a 180-degree turn, or ground loop," NTSB Air Safety Investigator Brice Banning said in a phone interview Friday morning. Banning is the lead investigator assigned to the case...

...incident Sunday at the dock, according to an official for the National Transportation Safety Board in Anchorage. Air Safety Investigator Larry Lewis said Thursday the Cessna 207 needed only to replace a part at a wing tip after the wing hit a structure...
No serious injuries in Berners Bay crash

...northwest of Juneau and inaccessible by road. The aircraft was a total loss in the incident, said Clint Johnson, air safety investigator for the National Transportation Safety Board. The DeHavilland Otter was carrying workers from Juneau to the Kensington...
Berners plane crash still under investigation

...west side of Berners Bay, with six passengers and a pilot aboard, said National Transportation Safety Board air safety investigator Larry Lewis. The plane was shuttling workers from Juneau to the Kensington gold mine. Four people were taken...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the wreckage to a hangar in Juneau. ``The airplane was pretty well fragmented,'' said Clint Johnson, an air safety investigator for the National Transportation Safety Board. The fuselage had separated from the wings and slid partway down...
Juneau Empire Story Archive avoidance in an accident like this is not being in a position like this in the first place,² said NTSB air safety investigator Clint Johnson. The conditions were reminiscent of those that brought down another helicopter three months before...
Crews remove fuel from port side of freighter

...We're involved because civil fatalities were associated with the crash," said Scott Erickson, an NTSB air safety investigator in Anchorage. The "black box" data recorder from the helicopter was recovered Dec. 28 and turned over to the...
Local helicopter pilot dies in Iliamna crash

...been used for seismic work in Nome and was making a two-day trip back to Anchorage.Clint Johnson, senior air safety investigator for the National Transportation Safety Board, said Monday he was on a "weather hold" but planned to leave Tuesday...


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