NTSB team finds black box from sunken freighter El Faro 3 miles down

Apr 27, 2016

NTSB team finds black box from sunken freighter El Faro 3 miles down

The black box from the doomed cargo ship El Faro, which sank last October during Hurricane Joaquin, was located early Tuesday after a months-long search, according to U.S. authorities. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said in a statement that the data recorder was ...

Mar 15, 2016

32 hurt as Amtrak train Chief jumps tracks in Kansas

An Amtrak train carrying 131 passengers derailed in rural Kansas early Monday, moments after an engineer noticed a significant bend in a rail and applied the emergency brakes, an official said. At least 32 people were hurt, two of them critically, authorities said. The ...

Oct 13, 2015

Allegiant jet evacuated during engine fire on Vegas tarmac

A California-bound Allegiant flight was evacuated in Las Vegas after an engine caught fire on the tarmac, the second plane fire at the airport in as many months and the latest in a string of issues for the low-fare carrier. Allegiant Air Flight 516 ...