Saturday Marks 8th Anniversary Of I-35W Bridge CollapseMany Minnesotans are taking a moment Saturday to remember the lives lost in the Interstate 35W bridge tragedy. Saturday marks eight years since the collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis.
Investigators Cite FAA Lack Of Guidance In Midair CollisionAviation investigators say a lack of guidance from the Federal Aviation Administration and improper training were significant factors in the midair collision of two skydiving planes over northwestern Wisconsin about two years ago.
Victims Identified In Wisconsin Plane CrashAuthorities say two small planes crashed within hours of one another in western Wisconsin and southwestern Minnesota, killing all seven people who were onboard the aircraft.
Body Of Ecolab Executive Discovered In Amtrak WreckageThe body of an executive at St. Paul's Ecolab was recovered from the wreckage of Amtrak 188 in Philadelphia Thursday. Bob Gildersleeve is the eighth casualty in the crash which also injured 16 people Tuesday night -- eight of whom are in critical condition. All are expected to survive.
NTSB Releases Recommendations For Oil Train SafetyThe National Transportation Safety Board is out with some new recommendations to help prevent explosive oil train wrecks. They include retrofitting train cars with protective systems better able to withstand fire, and relief valves that can prevent pressure from building inside the tank cars.
Good Question: What Psychological Tests Do Pilots Undergo?French authorities made a stunning announcement Thursday morning: They believe Andreas Lubitz, a 28-year-old German co-pilot, deliberately crashed an airliner into the French Alps, killing all 150 people on board.
NTSB: Canopy Problem Caused Deadly Sauk Rapids Plane CrashAuthorities said a plane that crashed into a house in Sauk Rapids this past summer, killing two people aboard, likely had a problem with its canopy.
Exchange Student Died In Sauk Rapids Plane CrashA German foreign exchange student was one of the two victims when a plane crashed into a house last week. The experimental plane went down Friday night in Sauk Rapids.
Pilot From Burnsville Killed In Montana Plane CrashThe twin-engine Grumman G-21 Goose amphibious plane had been flown from Florida to Minnesota before Michael Blume, 62, of Burnsville, Minnesota, took over to bring it to Hamilton, Undersheriff Steve Holton said.
NTSB: No Distress Call Before Fatal Minn. CrashFederal investigators say there was no distress call from the pilot before a small airplane crashed in southeastern Minnesota, killing three men from the Detroit area.
3 Dead, 1 Injured In SE Minn. Plane Crash Authorities say three people are dead and a fourth critically injured after a small plane crashed in southeastern Minnesota. The Houston County sheriff's office says the crash happened two miles south of Caledonia at about 4:30 p.m. Friday.
Good Question: Who Will Get A Piece Of The 35W Bridge?Thursday will be six years since the 35W bridge collapsed killing 13 people and injuring 145. Now, that all the lawsuits have been settled, the state is finally ready to give away or salvage the 9 million pounds of steel left behind.