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Colgan Air Crash

Catherine Pearson

Sleepy Train Operators, Truckers Report Shocking Number of 'Near Miss' Crackups | Catherine Pearson | Posted 03.04.2012 | Healthy Living

It wasn't easy for Mike Rogers to cope with his schedule as a long-haul truck driver. Rogers, 28, said he was always tired from work shifts that b...

NTSB Takes Colgan Air to the Woodshed

Robert Davey | Posted 01.15.2012 | Politics
Robert Davey

The National Transportation Safety Board sent a letter Nov. 9 to Pinnacle Airlines, parent company of Colgan Air, regarding the recent discovery of em...

Colgan Air Gets a Bitch-Slap from the NTSB. Ouch!

Christine Negroni | Posted 01.10.2012 | New York
Christine Negroni

It's apparent that the chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board is a beauty. I've heard people describe her as "angelic." Here's her photo...

Pinnacle to Colgan: Your Name is Mud

Christine Negroni | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Negroni

Problems are not isolated within the Virginia confines of Colgan Air. Pinnacle may retire the name Colgan in hopes of achieving a better public profile, but it must take to heart the three fatal accidents under the Pinnacle umbrella.

Craplex Cockpit Computers 3 -- Unsafe At Any Speed

John T. Halliday | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
John T. Halliday

British CAA Exposes Egocentric Cockpit Computer Designers Wanna know why I write this column...

Craplex Cockpit Computers 2 -- Unsafe At Any Speed

John T. Halliday | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
John T. Halliday

Dedicated to the fifty souls lost in the Buffalo crash and their families who mourn. The phone conversations between literary agent Sam Fleishman...

The Flaw in Blaming the Pilots in Colgan Air Crash

Christine Negroni | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Christine Negroni

The Airline Pilots Association is furious about the probable cause issued by the National Transportation Safety Board in the crash of Continental Express flight 3407 near Buffalo.

FAA Inspector Predicted Problems With Airline Year Before Buffalo Crash

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — A federal safety inspector assigned to the airline involved in an air crash that killed 50 people in upstate New York in February w...

Buffalo Plane Crash First Officer Rebecca Shaw Paid $16,000 To $20,000 A Year

Fox News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Federal investigators hammered Colgan Air executives about the pay of their pilots -- in 24-year-old Shaw's case, she made between $16,000 and $20,000...

Buffalo Plane Crash Pilots Feared Icy Weather In Last Moments

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — Showing no alarm, the captain and his first officer chatted about the ice on their plane's windshield and wings, making light of th...

Buffalo Plane Crash: NTSB Member Says Pilots May Have Rejected Federal Safety Recommendations


CLARENCE, N.Y. — Investigators have located key components that might help reveal what the pilot did to try to save Flight 3407 during its final...

Continental Plane Crash Press Conference: Live Video

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Click the video below for the press conference: .msnbcLinks {font-size:11px; font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #999; margin-top: 5px;...

Continental Crew Noted Significant Ice Build Up On Plane Right Before Crash

AP | CAROLYN THOMPSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The crew of the commuter plane that fell on a house, killing all 49 people aboard and one person on the ground, noticed signific...

BEVERLY ECKERT, Continental Flight Victim, Was 9/11 Widow (VIDEO, SLIDESHOW)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SCROLL DOWN TO SEE A SLIDESHOW OF ECKERT ***UPDATE: 10:40am EST*** President Obama spoke about Eckert before his remarks on the economy this mornin...

BUFFALO PLANE CRASH: Continental Connection Flight 3407 Crashes Into House, Kills 50 (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEOS AND SLIDESHOW This is a breaking story - check AP for updates here. A Continental commuter plane coming in for a landing nos...