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Tag Archives: Flight 3407

NTSB orders airline to turn over records on pilot

WASHINGTON — Federal accident investigators are ordering a regional air carrier to turn over previously withheld records regarding the qualifications of the pilots involved in a deadly 2009 air crash. National Transportation Safety Board Chairman Deborah Hersman said in a ...

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Judge to hear status of Flight 3407 crash suits

BUFFALO — Lawyers for passengers killed aboard Continental Connection Flight 3407 outside Buffalo will be back in court, along with attorneys for the airlines they're suing. They'll update U.S. District Judge William Skretny on Wednesday on the status ...

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Air crash families get win in lawsuit issue

BUFFALO — Families suing over the 2009 crash of Flight 3407 near Buffalo have won a key victory as their cases move forward. They learned Monday they'll be allowed to sue for unlimited punitive damages from the flight's operators. Those are damages meant to punish companies and deter future wrongdoing.

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Key decision expected in plane crash lawsuits

BUFFALO — Families suing over the 2009 crash of Flight 3407 near Buffalo are awaiting an important ruling. Federal Judge William Skretny has told lawyers he'll let them know Monday about the key issue of punitive damages. Those are damages meant to punish companies and deter future wrongdoing.

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