Plane from Wilmington crashes in SC
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 05/26/2014 - 10:44pm.

videoA small plane from Wilmington has crashed about 10 miles from the Chester Catawba Airport in South Carolina.

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NTSB: Captain's decision to sail into hurricane Sandy doomed Bounty
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/10/2014 - 1:33pm.

videoFederal investigators say a captain's "reckless decision to sail into the well-forecasted path of Hurricane Sandy" was the probable cause of the ship sinking off North Carolina in October 2012.

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NTSB: Plane crashed on its way to Duplin airport
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/29/2013 - 3:58pm.

videoA preliminary report released on Wednesday by the National Transportation Safety Board sheds new light into the final minutes of a plane crash that killed a Marine Major.

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Friend remembers Marine killed in crash as investigation continues
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 11/19/2013 - 10:33pm.

videoFederal investigators are on scene investigating a plane crash that killed a pilot in Duplin County. Crews found the wreckage around 10 p.m. Monday less than a mile north of the Kenansville airport. The pilot was found dead inside the fuselage.

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NTSB wants to lower alcohol limits from .08 to .05
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 05/14/2013 - 3:53pm.

video The National Transportation Safety Board has recommended the legal blood alcohol content for drivers be lowered from .08 to .05. The NTSB hopes to cut the nearly 10,000 deaths every year related to drunk driving.

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Pilot tried several times to land before crash in Robeson Co.
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 10:14am.

A report from the National Transportation Safety Board says a pilot made several attempts to land before a fatal crash in Robeson County last year.

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NTSB report explains Oak Island helicopter crash
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 02/19/2013 - 4:57pm.

videoAnswers are emerging about what caused a helicopter to crash off of Oak Island last summer. According to a recently-released report from the National Transportation Safety Board, a series of highly-skilled maneuvers sent the two-seat chopper plummeting toward the water.

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Coast Guard to convene formal hearing for Bounty sinking
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/10/2013 - 11:44am.

video The Coast Guard and the National Transportation Safety Board will hold a hearing on the sinking of a replica of the HMS Bounty last year off the Outer Banks.

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1 killed in small plane crash in Robeson County
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/17/2012 - 8:47am.

The pilot has died in the crash of a small plane near the Robeson-Cumberland county line. Robeson County Sheriff Kenneth Sealey says the plane came down around 3:30 P.M. Sunday near Parkton.

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NTSB: Require ignition locks for all drunk drivers
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/11/2012 - 12:44pm.

video A federal safety board is recommending that all states require ignition interlock devices for convicted drunk drivers, including first-time offenders.

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