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Few railroads likely to meet 2015 deadline for installation of technology to prevent crashes

...operation.The bill also provides $200 million to help commuter railroads install the technology.The National Transportation Safety Board has been urging railroads to install PTC or precursor train control technologies for more than four decades...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-07/few-railroads-likely-meet-
Feds probe Sandersville train collision

...investigating how two trains collided in central Georgia, injuring four people.WGXA-TV reports that the National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Railroad Administration are investigating Friday's wreck in the Washington County town...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-09/feds-probe-sandersville-train-colli
Federal officials fault company in fatal crash of commercial spacecraft

The National Transportation Safety Board concluded Tuesday that the developer of a commercial spacecraft that broke apart over the Mojave Desert last year failed to protect against the possibility of human error.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-28/federal-officials-fault-co
Plane collision that killed father and son 2nd fatal tragedy for their family in days

...He was 68. Recovery teams are still searching the same area for his son, who was 30.On Wednesday, National Transportation Safety Board investigator Dennis Diaz told reporters that his first goal is to document the two crash sites, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-08/plane-collision-killed-father
F-16 fighter jet smashed into a small plane in South Carolina

...fields.The two people aboard the smaller Cessna were killed, and the plane was completely destroyed, National Transportation Safety Board spokesman Peter Knudson said. The pilot of the F-16 ejected and "is apparently uninjured," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-07/f-16-fighter-jet-smashed-small-plan
2 die when F-16, Cessna collide over SC

...falling out of the sky," Ware said, telling the paper the jet's engine landed at a campground.The National Transportation Safety Board has opened a probe into the collision and is sending an investigator, said Keith Holloway, a spokesman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-07/f-16-cessna-collide-over-sc
NTSB releases preliminary report on plane crash

...Grovetown man was working when it crashed in Kentucky on May 21, according to a preliminary report from the National Transportation Safety Board.Robert Bookman, 59, of Lake Royal Drive, died from injuries sustained in the crash near Rowdy, Ky...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-04/ntsb-releases-preliminary-rep
Man, 68, son, 30, named plane crash victims

...hurt or homes damaged, Berkeley County spokesman Michael Mule said Tuesday. An investigator from the National Transportation Safety Board was joining the investigation and the NTSB planned to hold a news conference Wednesday to announce its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-08/man-68-son-named-plane-crash
Grovetown pilot dies in Kentucky crash

...a rural road outside the small town about 7 p.m. Thursday, two miles from Hazard's airport.The National Transportation Safety Board is in charge of the investigation and is expected to release preliminary findings in about 10 days.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-23/grovetown-pilot-dies-kentucky
Pilot reported problems before fatal Atlanta crash

...into a metro Atlanta freeway, killing all four onboard. A preliminary report released Tuesday by the National Transportation Safety Board says the pilot's last radio transmissions came about two minutes after departure from DeKalb Peachtree...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-19/pilot-reported-problems-fata