National Transportation Safety Board- NTSB. AST 425. NTSB. What is the NTSB?- It is an independent federal accident investigation agency responsible for the investigation of all transportation related accidents.
-Conduct special studies on safety problems
-In-fight icing- regional airliners- AE 4184
Since NTSB’s creation accidents have gone down considerably (Chapter 2)
Make an annual report to congress on the State of Transportation Safety
-These field offices investigate about 99% of the accidents under the NTSB’s jurisdiction