NTSB Releases Preliminary Report on Las Vegas Midair

Two airplanes, one runway
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Ditching a Cessna 150

Shoulder harnesses and seat belt cutters are your friends.
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Co-Pilot’s Departure of Aircraft in Mid-Flight Baffles Authorities

Co-pilot departs aircraft without a parachute before emergency landing.
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Court Ruling Brings Sigh of Relief but Not Immunity to Flight Schools, CFIs

A Pennsylvania lawsuit alleged a fatal Cirrus SR22 crash was due to inadequate instruction.
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Is Your Airport in Danger? Whiteman Field Provides a Cautionary Tale

California airport is one of the newest targets of airport-averse citizen groups.
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Navy Aviation Under ‘Safety Pause’ Following String of Crashes

The safety review Monday comes after five Marines and a Navy pilot were killed in aircraft accidents last week.
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A Pilot Gets Caught Between Procedure and Instinct

Doing what comes naturally as a pilot includes making mistakes.
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Authorities Sift Through Wreckage of China Eastern Crash

Chinese officials confirm there are zero survivors in China Eastern Airlines accident involving a Boeing 737-800 NG.
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Proposed Partnership Could Make Accident Investigation Real for Baylor Students

In conjunction with Waco Regional Airport and an NTSB investigator, students could soon have the opportunity to study real-life aviation accidents up close.
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For One Low-Time Pilot, A Pattern of Small Errors Proves Fatal

Lack of experience rarely leads to the outcome of this Colorado mission.
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