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Medical helicopter crashes in Christmas Valley, Oregon

Just before 5:30 PM, an Airlink medical transport helicopter was attempting to land at the airfield in Christmas Valley in Lake County when it crashed. The helicopter was flying in to retrieve a patient. Lake County Deputy Sheriff Daniel Tague, said four people were on board when the helicopter crashed;...
CHRISTMAS VALLEY, OR
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Preliminary Accident Report Released In WNY Fatal Helicopter Crash

ELBA, N.Y. – A preliminary accident report is shedding more light on a fatal medical helicopter crash in Western New York last month. According to the National Transportation Safety Board, the Mercy Flight helicopter was out for an earlier flight that day, and returned with no issues before taking off from the Genesee County Airport in Batavia around 11:10 a.m. on April 26.
BATAVIA, NY
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NHTSA probes Tesla Autopilot crash that killed three people

A U.S. federal agency is investigating a crash involving a 2022 Tesla Model S that may have been operating in Autopilot during a crash that killed three people. Autopilot is Tesla’s advanced driver-assistance system (ADAS) that performs automated functions such as steering, accelerating and automatic braking. Bloomberg first reported on the news.
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Tesla Autopilot under investigation following crash that killed three people

A recent Model S crash that killed three people has sparked another Federal probe into Tesla's Autopilot system, The Wall Street Journal has reported. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is conducting the investigation and said it's currently looking into more than 30 incidents involving Tesla's Autopilot. The accident...
NEWPORT BEACH, CA
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AirLink helicopter crashes while landing at Christmas Valley Airport; 4 crew members injured

An AirLink helicopter from Bend crashed Wednesday evening while landing at the Christmas Valley Airport to pick up a patient to transport, inuring all four crew members aboard, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office confirmed The post AirLink helicopter crashes while landing at Christmas Valley Airport; 4 crew members injured appeared first on KTVZ.
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Congressman Wants County Supervisors to “Temporarily” Shutdown Whiteman Airport

Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-29th Dist.) is adding to the demands of those wanting to close down the Whiteman Airport in Pacoima. In a letter written to the LA County Board of Supervisors dated May 6, the congressman asks board chairperson Holly Mitchell and the other Supervisors to consider a 30-day voluntary shutdown of all airport flights “except for emergencies,” and to participate with “the full audit and investigation” he requested from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) back in January.
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Pilot credentials will be investigated in fatal plane crash in Covington

COVINGTON — The National Transportation Safety Board said its investigation into a fatal plane crash in Covington will include scrutiny of the flight credentials of the two men who were killed. "As the investigation moves forward ... we will be taking a deep look into the three primary areas...
COVINGTON, GA
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China Eastern crash probe reportedly eyes intentional action

Investigators looking into the crash of a China Eastern Airlines jet are examining whether it was due to intentional action on the flight deck, with no evidence found of a technical malfunction, two people briefed on the matter said. The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday that flight data from...
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