Broken axle caused deadly Seattle Ride the Ducks crash: NTSB

Nov 16, 2016

Broken axle caused deadly Seattle Ride the Ducks crash: NTSB

The National Transportation Safety Board ruled on Tuesday that the probable cause of the 2015 Ride the Ducks crash that killed five people and injured 69 was a mechanical failure and improper maintenance, as well as loopholes in federal oversight. A lack of protections ...

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 ...