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NTSB: Parasailing Accidents ‘Frequently Caused By Faulty Equipment’

An investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) found parasailing to be a largely unregulated industry with serious accidents caused by faulty equipment.

07/01/2014

Scene where a small plane crashed in central Florida on June 9, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Officials: 2 Killed in Central Florida Plane Crash

Two people on board a small plane were killed when the plane crashed into a Central Florida neighborhood.

CBS Miami–06/10/2014

A plane  and skydiver crashed into the ground near Tampa after the strings of the skydiver's parachute  became tangled with the wing  but both the pilot and jumper made it out alive. (Courtesy: Polk County Sheriff's Office )

Injured Skydiver Will Jump Again

Pictures of a skydiver tangled with a plane during a jump near Tampa were considered jaw-dropping by many people who saw them.

03/10/2014

(Source: CBSLosAngeles)

Pilot Injured In Small Plane Crash At Tampa Airport

The pilot of a small plane was seriously injured when his plane crashed at the Tampa airport.

CBS Miami–12/20/2013

Small plane crashes in Pompano Beach on Friday, June 21. 2013. (Source: Archie Guner)

Pilot Unhurt After Pompano Beach Plane Crash

A pilot has escaped a small plane crash without injury in Pompano Beach.

CBS Miami–06/21/2013

FOXBORO, MA - AUGUST 20:   Donte' Stallworth #19 of the New England Patriots works out before a preseason game with the Philadelphia Eagles at Gillette Stadium on August  20, 2012 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Report: Donte Stallworth Cleared To Return After Hot Air Balloon Accident

NFL wide receiver Donte’ Stallworth has been cleared to play again after he suffered second-degree burns in a hot air balloon crash in March, according to profootballtalk.com.

CBS Miami–05/17/2013

Two people are dead after a helicopter crash in SW Miami-Dade. (CBS4)

NTSB Releases Initial Report On Kendall Helicopter Crash

An initial accident report on a deadly helicopter crash in Kendall earlier this month spreads some light on what may have happened.

CBS4–04/25/2013

Donte Stallworth #18 of the Cleveland Browns carries the ball during the game against the Houston Texans at Cleveland Browns Stadium on November 23, 2008 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

NTSB Report Blames Downdraft For Stallworth Balloon Accident

The National Transportation Safety Board released a report Monday on the hot air balloon accident that sent NFL receiver Donte Stallworth to the hospital last month. The report blamed the problem, which left Stallworth and his girlfriend with 2nd degree burns, on a down draft.

CBS Miami–04/08/2013

A small plane has reportedly gone down near Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport Friday afternoon. (CBS4)

NTSB Releases Preliminary Report In Fatal Plane Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board is releasing new details as they try to determine what caused a deadly plane crash near Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport last week.

CBS4–03/21/2013

Witnesses said the plane spiraled down out of the sky (Source: CBS4)

Widow Of Pilot Believes Mechanical Failure Brought Plane Down

As the probe into what caused last Friday’s fiery plane crash in Ft. Lauderdale intensifies, the widow of the pilot says she is convinced the plane experienced catastrophic mechanical failure.

CBS4–03/19/2013

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