Blog

(SB-09-61) NTSB Announces Public Hearing On Investigation Into June 2009 Fatal Collision Of Two Metrorail Trains In Washington, D.C.

Washington, DC – The National Transportation Safety Board today announced that it will hold a public hearing on February 23-24, 2010, as part of its ongoing investigation into the collision of two Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) Metrorail Red Line trains on June 22, 2009 that occurred between the Fort Totten and Takoma Park stations

(SB-09-59) Pilot’s Failure To Maintain Altitude Caused Maryland State Police Helicopter Crash In Maryland, NTSB Finds

Washington, DC – The National Transportation Safety Board today determined that the probable cause of the crash of a Maryland State Police (MSP) helicopter emergency medical services flight was the pilot’s attempt to regain visual conditions by performing a rapid descent and his failure to arrest the descent at the minimum descent altitude during a nonpre

Pages