http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
LeConte is stable, but still in danger

...needs to have an investigation for why it went aground," said Coast Guard Lt. Dan Buchsbaum. The National Transportation and Safety Board joined the investigation Tuesday, Buchsbaum said. Interviews with crew members from the LeConte began...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051204/loc_ferry.shtml
News
My Turn: Lack of sleep may explain some marine mishaps

...most commonly for a period of two weeks. Another of Dement's observations: The final report of the National Transportation and Safety Board determined that the grounding of the Exxon Valdez was due not to a certain notorious captain's drinking...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080204/opi_myturn.shtml
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Therefore, the tests take 30 days for results, said Matt Thomas, chief investigator on the case for the National Transportation and Safety Board. ``If the tests are run and there is an abnormality, I may get a call ahead of time,'' Thomas...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061699/Loc_autopsy.shtml
Alaska Digest

...Guard said. An investigation into the grounding of the Empress of the North is continuing, and the National Transportation and Safety Board recently issued a recommendation about life-saving equipment. The ship was inspected Saturday, and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070807/sta_digest001.shtml
News
Autopsy on pilot provides no clues

...Therefore, the tests take 30 days for results, said Matt Thomas, chief investigator on the case for the National Transportation and Safety Board. These tests take that long in part because they are performed at the Federal Aviation Administration's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061699/Loc_autopsy.html
Local
Pilot in fatal crash lost license due to accidents

...said alcohol was suspected to have played a role in the August incident. But Scott Erickson of the National Transportation and Safety Board in Anchorage said blood-alcohol tests of Bowers were not yet available. Toxicology reports can take...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092700/Loc_Crash.html
Local
Open luggage door cited in 2 previous crashes in Alaska

...panel swinging open on other Piper PA-31 Navajo Chieftains has caused two previous crashes in Alaska, National Transportation and Safety Board accident investigator Clint Johnson said. "There have been some incidents and accidents that did result...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010908/sta_20080109007.shtml
News
New crew miscalculated in Icy Strait, officials say

...Sound off on the important issues at "They realized they were heading straight for Rocky Island," National Transportation and Safety Board member Kitty Higgins said. "They didn't correct enough and struck the island." The crew of the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051707/loc_20070517018.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Online Frontiers: Fatal ultralight crashes raise safety questions 6/29/97

...aircraft struck a tree as he was landing near his home. An AP computer-assisted review of FAA and National Transportation and Safety Board databases, local law enforcement records, ultralight organizations and news accounts found that they...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062997/flight.html
1

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING