Pilot Of Crashed Texas Balloon Was As Impaired As A Drunk DriverThe pilot in the deadliest hot air balloon crash in U.S. history was likely impaired by opioids and sedatives when he ignored weather warnings and flew the ride into a power line.
American Flight Underscores Hazards Posed By TurbulenceSome 40 people a year are seriously injured by turbulence in the U.S. Check out a rundown of statistics and recent incidents, and find out what pilots and airlines do to avoid hitting potholes in the sky.
Father, Son Who Died In Plane Crash To Be Buried At Air Force AcademyAn Air Force Academy cadet and his Air Force veteran father who were killed in an airplane collision in McKinney will be buried at the school's cemetery in Colorado.
1 Killed In Crash Of Experimental Plane Near HoustonOne person has died in the crash of a small, experimental aircraft south of Houston.
After Fatal Train Crash, Investigators Seek AnswersInvestigators are trying to determine what happened before a New Jersey commuter train barreled through a station and crashed into a barrier, killing a young mother and injuring more than 100 others.
Safety Recommendations Unfulfilled 7 Years After Flight 1549 Landed In Hudson RiverMost of the safety recommendations stemming from the ditching of a crippled airliner in the Hudson River, now the basis of a new movie, have yet to be followed more than seven years after the event.
Company In Deadly Texas Hot Air Balloon Crash Suspends BusinessThe company at the center of a fiery hot air balloon crash in Central Texas, that killed 16 people, has suspended operations.
Officials: 16 Dead In Lockhart Hot Air Balloon CrashAuthorities confirmed Sunday that 16 people were killed in the fiery crash of a hot air balloon in Central Texas, saying it will take "a long process" to identify the victims of the worst such disaster in U.S. history.
Report: Train Didn't Heed Stop Signal In Deadly Texas WreckA train failed to heed a stop signal before it barreled head-on into another freight train last month in the Texas Panhandle, killing three people.
Trucker Accused In 2014 Crash That Killed Four To Stand TrialThe Texas truck driver accused of causing a 2014 crash that killed four members of a women's college softball team has been ordered to stand trial.
Bus Company In Texas Crash Faced Problems BeforeThe small Texas bus company involved in a rollover crash that killed eight people and injured 44 others had twice been ordered by Louisiana state inspectors in 2015 to take one of its buses off of the road.
Feds: Drug Pipe Found In Truck That Hit Texas Softball Team's BusFederal transportation officials say a small pipe containing synthetic marijuana residue was found in a semitrailer after it crashed into a Texas college softball team's bus in Oklahoma last year, killing four players.

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