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Reminder: December 12 NTSB board meeting on October 2015 sinking of the cargo ship El Faro

The following bulletin is available on the website of the National Transportation Safety Board.

NTSB Boardroom and Conference Center
12/12/2017 9:00 AM

The National Transportation Safety Board plans to meet Dec. 12, 2017, in Washington, D.C., to determine the probable cause of the October 2015 sinking of the cargo ship El Faro in the Atlantic Ocean.

In addition to determining the probable cause of the sinking and any factors that may have contributed to the accident, the Board is expected to vote on recommendations to address safety issues uncovered during the investigation.

The meeting is scheduled to be held in the NTSB Board Room and Conference Center, 429 L'Enfant Plaza SW, Washington, D.C., beginning at 9:00 a.m. ET Dec. 12. The board meeting is open to the public and media and will be webcast live at http://ntsb.capitolconnection.org/.

Webcast

NTSB public events are also streamed live via webcast. Webcasts are archived for a period of three months from the time of the meeting. Webcast archives are generally available by the end of the event day for public meetings, and by the end of the next day for technical conferences.

If you wish to obtain a copy of NTSB meetings, please contact the NTSB Records Management Division at (202) 314-6551 or 800-877-6799. You may also request this information from the NTSB website or write the following: National Transportation Safety Board, Records Management Division (CIO-40), 490 L'Enfant Plaza, SW, Washington, D.C. 20594.

View archived video of meetings - webcasts are archived for a period of three months from the time of the meeting.


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