NTSB To Hold Air Show/Race Safety Meeting

 - December 6, 2011, 4:10 PM

The NTSB plans to hold a one-day hearing on air race and airshow safety at its headquarters in Washington, D.C. The hearing is scheduled January 10 at 9:30 a.m. and will be chaired by NTSB chairman Deborah Hersman and include participation by all five NTSB board members. The NTSB plans to gather information about airshows and races and ask regulators, aviation organizations and airport authorities about safety practices, procedures and protocols.