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White Pass train halts runs after derailment

...locomotives and four passenger rail cars, the company said in a written statement Wednesday night.The National Transportation Safety Board was informed of the accident, but it wasn't immediately clear if rail safety personnel would investigate...
19 passengers minorly injured

...railroad is investigating the cause of the derailment, Finlayson said. The Associated Press reported the National Transportation Safety Board was informed of the incident, but it wasn't clear if they would be investigating.The company halted...
NTSB: Ferry fire likely caused by welding crew

...state ferry Malaspina, according to the National Transportation Safety Board.The 372-foot vessel was undergoing...had left for their lunch break."The National Transportation Safety Board determines that the probable cause of the...
Airline CEO says safety changes are underway

...airplane fleet says a critical federal report does not reflect safety changes the company has made.The National Transportation Safety Board last month in an "urgent safety recommendation" said the Federal Aviation Administration should review...
Troopers name 2 men killed in Alaska plane crash

...It's too early to say what caused the plane to go down, said Clint Johnson, an investigator with the National Transportation Safety Board, which is leading the investigation of the crash. NTSB investigations look at weather, pilot error and...
Big dreams for Alaska in Alberta's tar sands rail, but U.S. and Canadian authorities recently warned that the practice is unsafe. The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board and the Transportation Safety Board of Canada issued a series of recommendations to address safety risks...
NTSB releases state trooper helicopter crash documents

ANCHORAGE - The National Transportation Safety Board has released interviews and other information collected as part of its investigation into the fatal crash of an Alaska State Trooper...
NTSB seeks review of air operators

...ANCHORAGE - Two fatal crashes of Alaska commuter aircraft and five other accidents or incidents have led the National Transportation Safety Board to recommend a comprehensive safety audit of the company that provides most commuter air service within...
NTSB: pilot error led to 2011 midair crash

...September 2011 midair crash involving a boyfriend and girlfriend flying near each other in western Alaska, the National Transportation Safety Board said.The board determined that pilot Scott Veal was flying alongside Kristen Sprague when he suddenly...
Feds release initial report on crash near Bethel

...when it crashed near Bethel, killing the two pilots on board, according to a preliminary report by the National Transportation Safety Board.Investigators still don't know what caused the Cessna 208 operated by Hageland Aviation to go down...


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