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NTSB Update on Crash of Virgin Galactic SpaceShip Two

November 12, 2014

WASHINGTON — The National Transportation Safety Board issued an investigative update today into the crash of SpaceShip Two on Oct. 31, 2014, in Mojave, Calif.

• The on-scene portion of the investigation into the crash of Virgin
Posted on November 12, 2014

Virgin Galactic Spaceship 2 — Lessons To Be Learned

The recent destruction of Virgin Galactic’s Spaceship 2 is a tragedy, but should not come as a complete surprise.  Unfortunately, it was inevitable.  Development of a safe, reliable passenger carrying commercial spacecraft is an immensely difficult task.  NASA invested tens of billions of dollars and it took tens of thousands
Posted on November 1, 2014

What “Greedy” Trial Lawyers and “Frivolous” Litigation Do
By Arthur Bryant Chairman, Public Justice Corporate America loves to trash trial lawyers because trial lawyers hold them accountable – when they break the law, cheat people, sell defective products, discriminate, mistreat workers, poison the water and air or maximize profit over safety and lives. We celebrate the work they
Posted on July 22, 2014
NTSB Special Investigation Finds Parasailing Largely Unregulated; Inadequate Training and Faulty Equipment Cause of Serious Accidents

July 1, 2014

WASHINGTON – The National Transportation Safety Board’s first investigative report into parasailing safety finds the activity is largely unregulated with serious accidents frequently caused by faulty equipment.

Because of the nature of an activity that often occurs in changing weather conditions with parasailers suspended 500 feet or more above
Posted on July 1, 2014

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