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8 Apr 2024

NTSB Adds Two Board Members, Bringing Safety Panel to Full Strength

​​Alvin Brown and J. Todd Inman sworn in

WASHINGTON (April 8, 2024) – Alvin Brown and J. Todd Inman were sworn in as members of the National…

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2 Apr 2024

NTSB: Complacency Led to Bridge Strike in Mississippi River

​​​WASHINGTON (April 2, 2024) — A towing vessel captain’s complacency led to barges striking the Natchez-Vidalia Bridge last year in the Mississippi…

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12 Mar 2024

NTSB Schedules Investigative Hearing on Boeing 737-9 MAX Door Plug Blowout

​WASHINGTON (March 12, 2024) — The National Transportation Safety Board will hold a hearing Aug. 6 and 7 on its investigation into how and why a door…

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11 Mar 2024

NTSB Opens Public Docket on ‘Wings Over Dallas’ Midair Collision…

​​​WASHINGTON (March 11, 2024) — The National Transportation Safety Board opened the public docket for its ongoing investigation of a midair collision…

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5 Mar 2024

NTSB: Speed a Factor in 2023 Collision Between Tugboat, Tanker

​​Smaller vessel drawn in by hydrodynamic forces

WASHINGTON (March 5, 2024) — A tugboat maneuvering near a transiting tanker in the Corpus Christi Ship…

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27 Feb 2024

New NTSB Leaders Bring Data-Driven Approach to Improving Safety

​​​Jen Adler heads Office of Safety Recommendations and Communications; Warren Randolph is agency’s first Chief Data Officer

WASHINGTON (Feb. 27, 2024)…

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21 Feb 2024

Maintenance and Oversight Failures Led to 2022 Pittsburgh Bridge Collapse

​WASHINGTON (Feb. 21, 2024) – Critical lapses in bridge maintenance and oversight by multiple agencies led to the collapse of the 447-foot-long Fern…

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15 Feb 2024

NTSB Issues Report on 2022 Sinking of Alaska Fishing Vessel

​​Bilge alarms did not sound before capsizing

WASHINGTON (Feb. 15, 2024) — The National Transportation Safety Board determined flooding into the…

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