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9 Dec 2022

CANCELED: NTSB Board Meeting Scheduled for Dec. 13

WASHINGTON (Dec. 9, 2022) — The National Transportation Safety Board has canceled the Dec. 13 board meeting on a new safety report examining alcohol…

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2 Dec 2022

NTSB Urges Immediate Inspections of Bell 407 Helicopters

​​Safety agency cites risk of catastrophic in-flight failure

WASHINGTON (Dec. 2, 2022) — The National Transportation Safety Board issued urgent…

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29 Nov 2022

New NTSB Report on Alcohol and Other Drug Use in Drivers Focus of Dec. 13…

​​​Update: 12/09/2022: This meeting has been cancelled.

The National Transportation Safety Board will hold a virtual public board meeting…

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