Flight 3407

Chuck Schumer outside the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station on April 23, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman).jpg
Mike Baggerman
April 24, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Senator Chuck Schumer continued his criticism of the Federal Aviation Administration on Monday and said the organization "let its guard down" regarding inspections. Citing the Southwest Airlines incident last week and the helicopter crash in New York City last month as...
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Dave Debo
November 02, 2017 - 7:21 am
(WBEN) A battle is brewing on Capitol Hill over the big pilot training rules that family members who lost loved ones aboard flight 3407 secured in Washington after that flight went down in Clarence in 2009. Bruce Landsberg, President Trump's nominee to the National Transportation Safety Board has...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
September 16, 2017 - 8:23 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Federal legislators in Washington are attempting to reduce the number of training hours for airline pilots. In an article published by The Buffalo News , a regulation was created in response to the fatal 2009 crash of Flight 3407 in Clarence Center which killed 50 people that...
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