Federal Investigator For San Bruno Explosion Testifies That PG&E Misled HimThe chief investigator in a National Transportation Safety Board probe into the fatal 2010 pipeline explosion in San Bruno testified at PG&E's criminal trial in San Francisco Wednesday that he believes the utility misled him.
Officials Name Victims Killed In Thursday Plane Crash Near Santa RosaCoroner's officials have identified the victims of a Thursday evening plane crash near the Charles M. Schulz-Sonoma County Airport.
NTSB Recovers Camera From Greyhound Bus In Fatal CrashThe National Transportation Safety Board has obtained a camera from a Greyhound bus that crashed Tuesday morning on U.S. Highway 101 in South San Jose, killing two women and injuring more than a dozen other passengers.
NTSB: Family Of 5 Killed In Gilroy Crash After Pilot Disregarded Air Traffic Controller's RequestsThe National Transportation Safety Board released its preliminary report of a plane crash near Bakersfield that killed a Gilroy family of five last month.
Tired Air Traffic Controllers Making Skies Less Safe, According To Newly-Released FAA StudyAir traffic controllers’ work schedules often lead to chronic fatigue, making them less alert and endangering the safety of the national air traffic system, according to a study the government kept secret for years.
Family Drops Lawsuit Over SFO Runway Death In Asiana CrashThe parents of a teenage girl run over and killed by emergency vehicles after an Asiana Airlines crash landing at the San Francisco airport dropped their lawsuit against the city on Friday.
NTSB: Co-Pilot Error Blamed For Crash Of Virgin Galactic SpaceshipFederal safety investigators said Tuesday the crash of a Virgin Galactic spaceship last year was caused by a catastrophic structural failure triggered when the co-pilot unlocked the craft's braking system early.
Pilot Killed In Small Plane Crash Near Castro ValleyThe pilot of a small plane was killed when it crashed in the hills near Castro Valley, according to authorities.
NTSB Finds Probable Cause In BART Protocol That Resulted In Track Workers' DeathsBART's since-suspended "simple approval" practice was the probable cause of an accident that killed two track workers in Contra Costa County in 2013 according to the NTSB.
NTSB Ruling Rattles America's Fledgling Drone IndustryWhile the FAA is still considering how to regulate the commercial use of drones, NTSB is calling them aircraft, which could set a precedent...
South Bay High School Mourns Death Of Student Who Died In Gilroy Plane CrashA South Bay high school is mourning the death of a popular student after the plane she was in crashed in a remote area of Santa Clara County.
Memorial Service For Air Tanker Pilot Who Died Fighting Yosemite Fire To Be Held TuesdayA memorial service for the air tanker pilot who died battling a wildfire in Yosemite last week will be held Tuesday in San Jose, Cal Fire officials said.