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NTSB Launches Team to Akron, Ohio Accident
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 NTSB Launches Team to Akron, Ohio Accident

The National Transportation Safety Board has launched a go team to Akron, Ohio to investigate yesterday’s accident involving a Hawker 125-700 the crash into an apartment building.

Jim Silliman will serve as the Investigator-in-Charge. NTSB Vice Chairman Bella Dinh-Zarr is accompanying the team and will serve as the principal spokesman during the launch.

NTSB Public Affairs Officer Terry Williams will be on scene in Ohio and can be reached at or by mobile phone (no text messages) at 202-314-6101.

The team is expected to arrive in Akron later this morning.

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Contact: NTSB Media Relations
490 L'Enfant Plaza, SW
Washington, DC 20594
Terry Williams
(202) 314-6100