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Atop Manhattan skyscraper, investigators probe deadly helicopter crash

Atop Manhattan skyscraper, investigators probe deadly helicopter crash

Investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) were sifting through the wreckage of a helicopter atop a Manhattan skyscraper on Tuesday as they sought to determine why the aircraft crashed on the roof a day earlier, killing the pilot.

Tesla's Autopilot system was engaged during fatal Florida crash in March: NTSB

Tesla's Autopilot system was engaged during fatal Florida crash in March: NTSB

Tesla Inc's Autopilot feature was engaged during a fatal March 1 crash of a 2018 Model 3 in Delray Beach, Florida, in at least the third fatal US crash reported involving the driver-assistance system ...

Thrust reverser 'not working' on Florida plane that crashed in river

Thrust reverser 'not working' on Florida plane that crashed in river

A feature that helps aircraft slow down on landing was broken on a Boeing 737 that skidded into a river in Florida, a top transportation safety official said Sunday.

Tesla 'autopilot' crash driver 'did not have hands on wheel'

Tesla 'autopilot' crash driver 'did not have hands on wheel'

The NTSB said in a preliminary report the driver had been given two visual alerts.

US inspectors probe deadly Southwest jet engine explosion

US inspectors probe deadly Southwest jet engine explosion

The engine explosion, which occurred about 20 minutes after the Dallas-bound Southwest Flight 1380 with 149 on board took off from New York's LaGuardia Airport, sent pieces of shrapnel flying.

Regulators had ordered inspections of engine type that blew apart on Southwest plane

Regulators had ordered inspections of engine type that blew apart on Southwest plane

European regulators this month began requiring an inspection by early next year of the type of engine that blew apart on a fatal Southwest Airlines flight on Tuesday, and a source said US regulators were near a similar rule.

NTSB: 'operational limitations' played major rule in Tesla autopilot crash

NTSB: 'operational limitations' played major rule in Tesla autopilot crash

The chairman of the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said Tuesday "operational limitations" in the Tesla Model S played a "major role" in the May 2016 crash that killed a driver using the vehicle's semi-autonomous "Autopilot" system.

Egyptian investigators say black boxes to emit signal until June 24

Egyptian investigators say black boxes to emit signal until June 24

The black boxes from an EgyptAir jet that crashed in the Mediterranean last month will continue emitting a signal from beneath the sea until June 24, a statement from the Egyptian investigation committee said.