NTSB: Stop getting out of moving cars and dancing to Drake

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Celebrities,Etc.,Humor Government actually releases a statement decrying this nonsense. Continue reading NTSB: Stop getting out of moving cars and dancing to Drake NTSB: Stop getting out of moving cars and dancing to Drake originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 27 Jul 2018 19:20:00 EDT. Please see our terms […]

Emergency brakes were disabled by Uber’s self-driving software, NTSB says

Enlarge / An Uber self-driving car in San Francisco in 2017. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) The National Transportation Safety Board has released its preliminary report on the fatal March crash of an Uber self-driving car in Tempe, Arizona. It paints a damning picture of Uber’s self-driving technology. The report confirms that the sensors on the […]

NTSB investigating deaths of Florida teens in fiery Tesla crash

Two teenagers were killed on Tuesday after the Tesla car they were traveling in crashed and caught fire in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, police said on Wednesday. A preliminary investigation showed a 2014 Tesla Model S drove off the roadway and struck a concrete wall, immediately catching fire, the Fort Lauderdale Police Department said. Speed is […]

Elon Musk hung up on NTSB chief during call about Tesla crash probe

Enlarge / Telsa CEO Elon Musk speaks onstage at Elon Musk Answers Your Questions! during SXSW at ACL Live on March 11, 2018 in Austin, Texas. (credit: Chris Saucedo/Getty Images for SXSW) On April 11, Robert Sumwalt, the chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board, called Tesla CEO Elon Musk to tell him that the […]

NTSB Issues Update on Southwest Flight 1380’s Engine Failure

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FAA, NTSB Release Ongoing Investigation Data From Runway Close Calls at SFO

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Self-Driving Shuttle Returns to Service, but NTSB Wants to Examine Vegas Crash

– The basic elements of the collision between a driverless shuttle bus and a human-driven delivery truck this week in Las Vegas are straightforward. – According to police officers, a passenger, and officials from the company which manages the bus, the eight-passenger electric shuttle detected the truck in its path and yielded. It came to […]

“A Tesla Crash, but Not Just a Tesla Crash”: NTSB Issues Final Report and Comments on Fatal Tesla Autopilot Crash

–According to a key member of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), automakers may want to slow the rollout of automated features until they have a better understanding of how these new technologies are interacted with by human drivers, who still carry responsibility for monitoring the road even when they’re in use. – That suggestion comes alongside the release […]

NTSB Will Focus on Tesla Autopilot Crash Next Month

– Members of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will meet next month to determine the probable cause of a fatal car crash in 2016 that involved the semi-autonomous Autopilot feature in a Tesla Model S. Following an investigation that has lasted more than a year, NTSB officials said Tuesday that the five-member board will […]