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NTSB Offers Guidance Regarding Managing Aviation Accidents

NTSB Offers Guidance Regarding Managing Aviation Accidents

On October 13th-14th, The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will be offering a training seminar at their center in Ashburn, Virginia.  NTSB Officials will offer guidance to aviation professionals on how to manage in an aviation accident.  These seminars will focus on how aviation employees can efficiently and effectively […]

NTSB Offers Guidance Regarding Managing Aviation Accidents2011-08-15T23:33:54+00:00

FAA to Pay 4.5 Million in Torrance Helicopter Crash

LOS ANGELES, CA (September 24, 2008) – The United States Department of
Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration agreed to pay $4.5 million in damages to
the survivor, Gavin Heyworth, of the November 6, 2003 helicopter crash at Torrance
Municipal Airport.
In May 2008, after a seven day trial in United States District Court, Central District of
California, the Honorable Florence-Marie Cooper […]

FAA to Pay 4.5 Million in Torrance Helicopter Crash2011-04-28T19:02:21+00:00

Helicopter Crash Survivor Awarded $4.5 Million

Helicopter Crash Survivor Awarded $4.5 Million
In 2003, A helicopter collision at the Torrance Municipal Airport took the lives of two men, and left one other, ex marine Gavin Heyworth, with severe, life altering injuries.  A federal judge concluded that the Federal Aviation Administration was at fault for the crash, finding the blame with the air […]

Helicopter Crash Survivor Awarded $4.5 Million2011-04-26T21:09:46+00:00