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Plane crash survivor improves in Seattle

...survivor of a Lynn Canal plane crash is rapidly recovering in Seattle, her family said Tuesday, as the National Transportation Safety Board investigation into the cause of the crash continues.On Tuesday, Sylvia Hess, sister of Martha Mackowiak...
Russian jet broke up at high altitude

...should have a good idea in very short time what did occur," said Jim Hall, former chairman of the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board.Alexander Smirnov, Metrojet's deputy director, described the A321 as a reliable aircraft that would...
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Search for answers begins in sinking of US cargo ship

...plot a course near the storm - will almost certainly be part of an investigation launched Tuesday by the National Transportation Safety Board into the disaster near the Bahamas that may have claimed 33 lives."We don't have all the answers...
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NTSB: Plane struck lake before deadly crash

...hillside, killing three men on a fishing trip.The cause of the crash, however, is still unknown.The National Transportation Safety Board also said in the report released Thursday that the de Havilland DHC-3 turbine Otter took off in the dark...
Tour vehicle, bus collide on Seattle bridge; 4 dead

...happened. "Our main concern right now is with the families of those hurt and killed," he said.The National Transportation Safety Board sent a team to Seattle to investigate.Because foreign students were on the charter bus, efforts were...
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Fishing lodge's floatplane crashes; 3 dead in a river when it went down outside the tiny town of Iliamna, 175 miles southwest of Anchorage, National Transportation Safety Board Alaska Chief Clint Johnson said.The aircraft - a De Havilland DHC-3 Turbine Otter on floats - belonged...
2 dead as business jet crashes into Ohio apartment building

...confirmed how many people were on the plane.Inspectors from the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board were due at the scene of the crash, whose cause was unknown.
Nation and World
Life-threatening injuries for one survivor after plane crash

...experiencing 5-foot seas.Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Allen Kenitzer said both the FAA and National Transportation Safety Board will investigate the crash.
Plane catches fire at Florida airport; 1 burned, others hurt

...just a very unusual event. Something malfunctioned. We're not aware of what happened," he said.The National Transportation Safety Board sent a four-person team to Fort Lauderdale to investigate. Representatives from the Federal Aviation...
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Weight cited in '13 plane crash that killed 10

...Peninsula in 2013, killing all 10 people on board, underestimated the weight of the plane's cargo, the National Transportation Safety Board said in a report issued Wednesday.The probable cause of the crash was the operator's failure to account...


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