The NTSB says a plane that in Pender County over the weekend appears to have been in good condition before the accident happened. They made the announcement at a news conference today.
A spokesman with the National Transportation Safety Board said they're investigating a deadly plane crash in the Hampstead area.
Accident investigators said Wednesday that the engineer driving an Amtrak train wasn't using his cellphone in the moments before the train derailed in Philadelphia last month, deepening the mystery of what caused the accident.
Federal authorities say the pilot of a small plane radioed air traffic controllers, saying he was struggling to gain altitude seconds before slamming into a metro Atlanta freeway, killing all four onboard.
A small plane from Wilmington has crashed about 10 miles from the Chester Catawba Airport in South Carolina.
Federal 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.
A 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.
Federal 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.
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.
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.