The hot air balloon crash happened around 7:40 a.m. local time, and the Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are investigating the scene. Continue reading ? The post Hot air balloon carrying 16 people crashes near Austin, Texas appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Turns out a simple thing could have saved his life The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released its preliminary report into the Tesla crash that killed Joshua Brown, a 40-year-old Ohio man who was using the car's Autopilot function at the time of his death.…
The National Transportation Safety Board didn’t assign any blame in its initial report into the fatal May 7 crash of a Tesla Model S, but did confirm new details. The agency claims Joshua Brown’s vehicle was in Autopilot mode at theShow More Summary
An Autopiloted Tesla that fatally crashed in Florida in May was being driven at 74 in a 65 zone, according to a preliminary report from the National Transportation Safety Board. The crash has caused all sorts of debates, with some parties...Show More Summary
The National Transportation Safety Board has released a preliminary report and photo concerning the first known fatality of a Tesla car using Autopilot. And it’s pretty gruesome. Earlier reports had stated the a Model S struck a big rig while traveling on a divided highway in central Florida, and...
The initial report from the National Transportation Safety Board released today revealed that the driver in the fatal Tesla Model S crash in Florida in May was driving in Autopilot over the speed limit during the time of the incident. The report has some other new details about the wreck, but not many. Read more...
Both National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are currently investigating a fatal crash hat killed Joshua D. Brown back in May, where Brown’s Tesla Model S was cruising in semi-autonomous Autopilot mode. We don’t know what the exact outcome of those will be just yet, but we already know the Feds’ attitude: meh. Read more...
Two freight trains collided in Texas after one ran a stop signal, the National Transportation Safety Board says. Three people died. The section of track did not have Positive Train Control installed.
In addition to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the N.T.S.B. will investigate a Florida crash involving a Tesla operating in Autopilot mode.
Categories: Afternoon Coffee Tags: General News The National Transportation Safety Board has become the second U.S. federal agency to investigate the May crash of a Tesla car operating in autopilot mode. The National Highway TrafficShow More Summary
The National Transportation Safety Board plans to investigate the fatal May 7 Tesla crash to see if the trend of increased automation in driving functions has a dark side, Bloomberg reports. Already, the National Highway Traffic Safety...Show More Summary
A second federal agency, the National Transportation Safety Board (or NTSB), announced today it will also be investigating the fatal crash of a Tesla Model S which was cruising on the car’s semi-autonomous Autopilot system. The National Highway Traffic Administration (or NHTSA) is also investigating. Read more...
The incident has prompted an investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board.
The National Highway Transportation Safety Board is opening a preliminary evaluation into Tesla’s autopilot feature, after the fatal crash of a Model S that was in self-driving mode, the electric automaker said Thursday. According to a blog post from Tesla Motors Inc., the car was on a unnamed,...
National Transportation Safety Board chair Christopher Hart said moving toward more automation is vital but difficult.
The National Transportation Safety Board has postponed the launch of the mission to recover the voyage data recorder from the cargo ship El Faro as it awaits the resources needed for the mission to become available. The NTSB said inShow More Summary
A precedent-setting FAA enforcement case is being fought beforea National Transportation Safety Board administrative law judge over the emergency revocation of private pilotRalph Rebayafor his allegedly improper commercialoperation ofa7 pound drone. Until the FAA's newly announced small UAS rules go into effect in August,a commercial drone operatoris required to hold [...]
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the small plane crash in Houston (all times local): 1:10 p.m. A National Transportation Safety Board investigator says the pilot of a plane that crashed into a car near a Houston airport halted a third attempt to land just before the aircraft plummeted to the ground. NTSB investigator Tom […]
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Federal safety investigators are taking a rare look at a crash that killed five bicyclists in southwestern Michigan. Eric Weiss, a spokesman at the National Transportation Safety Board, says investigators were at the scene Thursday. He says the NTSB’s highway safety staff could make recommendations to prevent a similar tragedy. Weiss […]
The National Transportation Safety Board found the pilot in a fiery Gaithersburg plane crash that killed six did not respond to ice building on the wings of his jet.