NTSB Press Release

National Transportation Safety Board
Office of Public Affairs


PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE ESTABLISHED AT QUONSET POINT COMMAND CENTER

November 4, 1999

The National Transportation Safety Board has established a public affairs office in the Quonset Point command center for the investigation of the crash of EgyptAir Flight 990. The telephone number is 401-295-6500. News media may continue to call the office at the command post in Newport, R.I. Those numbers are 401-841-9654 /9666 /9593.

The NTSB also announces that various regulatory and law enforcement agencies have established safety zones which restrict public access around sites involved with the crash investigation. The safety zones are as follows:

NTSB Office of Public Affairs: (202) 314-6100

 

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The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is an independent federal agency charged with determining the probable cause
of transportation accidents, promoting transportation safety, and assisting victims of transportation accidents and their families.