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The wreckage of Continental Connection Flight 3407 is seen in Clarence, NY - Feb 16, 2009 - Photo: David Duprey-Pool/Getty Images

Families To Mark 5 Years Since Flight 3407 Crash In Western New York

The relatives of the passengers killed in the crash said they plan to thank those who have supported them over the years, and vow to continue their fight to make air travel safer at Wednesday’s memorial service.

02/11/2014

Pilot, co-pilot in the cockpit (credit: CBS 2)

FAA Announces New Requirements For Commercial Co-Pilots

The regulations require first officers to have at least 1,500 hours of flying experience. Airline captains are already required to have at least 1,500 hours. Previously, first officers were only required to have 250 hours of flight time.

07/10/2013

The wreckage of Continental Connection Flight 3407 is seen in Clarence, NY - Feb 16, 2009 - Photo: David Duprey-Pool/Getty Images

NTSB Wants Records On Flight 3407 Pilot

Fifty people, including the pilots, were killed in the crash near Buffalo, N.Y.

11/10/2011

The wreckage of Continental Connection Flight 3407 is seen in Clarence, NY - Feb 16, 2009 - Photo: David Duprey-Pool/Getty Images

Lawsuits Pending As Flight 3407 Crash Anniversary Nears

U.S. District Judge William Skretny said Wednesday that 43 suits have been filed in federal court in Buffalo and of those, about 10 have been settled.

02/10/2011

(Photo: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

NTSB Probes Safety Of Airline Partnerships

The National Transportation Safety Board began a two-day forum on Tuesday probing the safety implications of “code sharing” agreements.

10/26/2010

A massive cloud of smoke rises into the night sky after Continental Flight 3407 crashed into a house outside of Buffalo on Feb., 12, 2009. (credit: CBS 2)

NY Judge Allows Flight 3407 Recording At Trial

The judge ordered told lawyers to come up with a way to prevent the recording from being publicly released so potential jurors won’t be influenced.

10/20/2010