Airplane Crash http://aspenpublicradio.org en Two Locals Killed in Aspen-to-Texas Flight http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/two-locals-killed-aspen-texas-flight <p><a href="http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/IDs-of-3-Dead-in-West-Texas-Plane-Crash-Released-263904051.html" target="_blank">NBC5 in Dallas/Fort Worth</a> has reported on the IDs of those killed in yesterday’s single-engine plane crash in Texas. The flight originated from Aspen.</p><p></p><p>"Investigators have revealed the identities of three people killed when a single-engine airplane en route to Central Texas crashed in a remote area of West Texas.</p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 23:45:38 +0000 Rob St. Mary 20307 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Two Locals Killed in Aspen-to-Texas Flight Video: Airplane Crash Footage Released http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/video-airplane-crash-footage-released <p>Aspen Journalism has obtained five different video feeds from the January 5th crash of a private jet at the Aspen Airport. See below for more &amp; video.</p><p></p><p>From <a href="http://aspenjournalism.org/2014/01/21/aspen-airport-releases-video-of-jan-5-jet-crash/">Aspen Journalism</a>:</p><p><em>"In response to a Colorado Open Records Act request from Aspen Journalism, the Aspen/Pitkin County airport has released video of the fatal jet crash that occurred on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014.</em></p><p><em>The video was captured by five different cameras normally used by airport officials to monitor activity on the ramps, or aprons, outside the general aviation and commercial aviation terminals."</em></p><p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 22:28:29 +0000 Rob St. Mary 13176 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Video: Airplane Crash Footage Released Valley Roundup - January 17th, 2014 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/valley-roundup-january-17th-2014 <p>Good afternoon and welcome to Valley Roundup, a review of the week’s top news stories in Aspen and beyond.</p><p>The NTSB released its initial report on the plane crash at Aspen’s airport earlier this month.&nbsp; There are no conclusions as to what caused the crash but it includes new details and corrects some earlier speculation about wind speeds at the time of the wreck.&nbsp; We’ll have a summary.</p><p>Also today, three Aspen journalists join us to discuss the news this week. Carolyn Sackariason, Andy Stone and Michael Miracle are here to talk about a noise trail this week and what it means for Aspen’s messy vitality.&nbsp;</p><p>Aspen’s mayor embraces the high end of the community’s population.</p><p>And; working dogs or pampered pets?&nbsp; The Krabloonik sledding operation faces off with public opinion and criminal charges of animal cruelty.</p><p>Its all just ahead on this week’s Valley Roundup.</p><p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 23:09:09 +0000 Roger Adams 13058 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Valley Roundup - January 17th, 2014 NTSB Releases Preliminary Report on Aspen Plane Crash http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/ntsb-releases-preliminary-report-aspen-plane-crash <p>The National Transportation Safety Board has released a preliminary report on the Sunday January 5<sup>th</sup>, 2014 crash of a private jet at the Aspen Airport that killed one crew member and injured two others onboard.</p><p>The report dated Thursday January 16<sup>th</sup>, 2014 reviews aspects of the weather, communications and other information.</p><p>In the report lays no blame on the cause of the crash – be it nature, man or machine.</p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:49:56 +0000 Rob St. Mary 13031 at http://aspenpublicradio.org NTSB Releases Preliminary Report on Aspen Plane Crash Valley Roundup - January 10th, 2014 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/valley-roundup-january-10th-2014 <p>Curtis Wackerle and Andy Stone join us to talk about the news this week in Aspen.&nbsp; It was a week that began in tragedy with the crash of a private jet onto the runway at Aspen’s airport.</p><p>Also this week, Aspen gave the go ahead for the first retail marijuana shop in town.&nbsp; Carbondale got the jump on Aspen, though. Its first pot shop will open very soon.</p><p>Also today, Aspen prepares for the X Games.</p><p>And on the Download with Rob St. Mary we’ll deconstruct how the internet and social media – especially Twitter – played a big role in the international news coverage of the plane crash here.</p><p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 22:29:00 +0000 Rob St. Mary 12744 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Valley Roundup - January 10th, 2014