A National Transportation Safety Board investigator said he will look into the “man, the machine and the environment” as it investigates a plane crash that killed a former MA mayor and left the tail of the aircraft poking out of the roof of a condo building.His plane, a one-passenger, single-engine Sonex he personally built n 2016, was attempting to land at Lawrence Municipal Airport in North Andover, about one mile from the crash scene, the Boston Globe reported. All of the building’s residents escaped unharmed from the 12-apartment building. Massachusetts State Police said the pilot, former Newburyport, Mass., mayor Alan Lavender, was the sole occupant of the plane. Techie Detained at JFK, Asked to Take Test to Prove His Profession
Omin’s story comes days after Australian children’s author Mem Fox was grilled by immigration officers in the United States. So when Celestine Omin , a Nigerian software engineer, arrived in the USA on Sunday, he didn’t quite get a simple welcome. It happened on Riverview Boulevard, across the Merrimack River from the Lawrence Municipal Airport, around 1 p.m. Tuesday.In Newburyport, where Lavender had lived since 1973, the flag in front of City Hall flew at half-staff on Tuesday. “The FAA will investigate and the NTSB will determine the probable cause for the accident”.The building was on fire following the crash, police said. No one was home in the apartment where the plane came to a rest. “He went outside and the plane was on top of the roof”. 1800 unionized Boeing employees accept buyouts
Boeing also plans to cull commercial-airplane jobs by leaving open positions unfilled and through involuntary layoffs. The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers is one of Boeing’s main unions. “I watched it fall out of the sky”, said Lontine. “I was looking for smoke, I ran right up to the building, I didn’t see any smoke right away”.The two-seat, single-engine Sonex is a “fairly robust” aircraft, he said, adding that they are quite common.From an aerial view, a hole with what appeared to be the tail of the plane sticking out of the roof could be seen. The condo complex was hit once before in a plane crash, in 1999; four people in the airplane were seriously hurt. Sharapova to plead for French Open wild card
But Britain’s men’s world number one Andy Murray has led calls for players like Sharapova to only feature at tournaments on merit. But the All England Club might be faced with a predicament if Sharapova doesn’t make it into the draw via her own ranking.