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Screening delays at Fairbanks airport

...because of expected screening delays.The slowdown stems from a mechanical problem with one of the scanners used by Transportation Safety Administration agents to examine passengers' carry-on bags, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.Airport...
Crew, controller faulted in 2013 cargo plane crash

...plane crashed into the side of a mountain in 2013, a report by federal investigators has concluded.The National Transportation Safety Board report issued Monday also faulted the air traffic controller who did not notice the plane's descent to...
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...
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...
NTSB: Ferry fire likely caused by welding crew

...state ferry Malaspina, according to the National Transportation Safety Board.The 372-foot vessel was undergoing repairs...had left for their lunch break."The National Transportation Safety Board determines that the probable cause of the...
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...
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 on...
Reed recognized, to join ATSIP board

...of Transportation & Public Facilities (ADOT&PF) Alaska Highway Safety Office will join the Association of Transportation Safety Information Professionals (ATSIP) executive board in October."I look forward to serving Alaska, and the...


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