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The plane's tail in the yard after the crash. (WBZ-TV)

NTSB: Engine Hole Found In Small Plane Crashed Into Plainville House

A federal investigator says there was internal damage to the engine

06/30/2015

Rep. Michael Capuano (WBZ-TV)

Mass. Rep. Calls For Change Following I-Team Report On Driver’s Mistaken Identity

A Massachusetts Congressman is asking for changes to a national database after an I-Team report revealed the nightmare experienced by innocent drivers trying to clear up cases of mistaken identity.

05/19/2015

The NTSB recovered the black boxes, Monday evening. (NTSB)

NTSB: Brakes, Reverse Thrusters Applied Prior To Crash

The black boxes containing the cockpit voice recorder and flight data recorded the final moments before a fiery weekend crash at Hanscom Field that killed Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz and six others on his private jet.

06/03/2014

7 people were killed when a plane went off the runway, Saturday night. (Rich MacDonald)

NTSB Investigating Fatal Plane Crash In Bedford

The National Transportation Safety Board has taken over the investigation into a plane crash that killed 7 people, Saturday night.

06/01/2014

Asiana flight data recorder (L) and cockpit voice recorder (R) in NTSB's Washington lab. (Credit: NTSB/Twitter)

Investigation Continues Into Cause Of Plane Crash In San Francisco

Police officers threw utility knives up to crew members inside the burning wreckage of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 so they could cut away passengers’ seat belts. Passengers jumped down emergency slides, escaping from thick billowing smoke.

07/07/2013

Angel Flight pilot John Campbell and the Dinon Family

Braintree Family Mourns Angel Flight Pilot Killed In Crash

The Dinon family flew with John Campbell because their daughter needed to be evaluated for a liver transplant in Pittsburgh.

05/28/2013

Two trains collided after a derailment in Connecticut.

Probe Into Conn. Train Crash Giving Way To Cleanup

Investigators will look closely at a broken section of rail to see if it is connected to the commuter train derailment and collision outside New York City that left dozens injured.

05/19/2013

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NTSB Recommends Lowering The Legal Limit On Drunk Driving To .05

The National Transportation Safety Board wants the threshold for drunk driving to be lowered from .08 to .05 Blood Alcohol Content.

05/14/2013

In Seattle, NTSB investigators and Boeing engineers examine the type of lithium ion battery used on the Boeing 787 to start the auxillary power unit and to provide backup power for flight critical systems. (Credit: NTSB)

NTSB: ‘Too Risky’ For Lithium Batteries To Fly As Cargo On Planes

At the same time the government certified Boeing’s 787 Dreamliners as safe, federal rules barred the type of batteries used to power the airliner’s electrical systems from being carried as cargo on passenger planes because of the fire risk.

02/03/2013

Firefighters doused the plane with foam after the crash.

Small Plane Crashes At Mansfield Airport

A plane crashed at Mansfield Airport Friday afternoon and ended up on its roof off the runway.

12/30/2011

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