//: On this weeks episode Emma and Maddie recap the recent events following the UND student pilot fatality. “UND pilot was dealing with ‘mental health concerns’ NTSB report finds no mechanical problems in fatal UND crash.”
-We discuss the importance of news coverage and it’s pros and cons. Maddie talks about the family confirming a mental health issue and how this could be huge in changing a NTSB report.
Emma talks on how the student was flying with an undisclosed mental health issue and how often this occurs; as well the responsibility the FAA has to make sure pilots can seek help before tragedy occurs.
-Hauser's family established the John A. Hauser Mental Health in Aviation Initiative Fund, with the UND Alumni Association & Foundation. The fund can be found online at undalumni.org/JohnsFund. As of Monday morning, more than $20,000 has been raised for the fund.
///We give our condolences to the Hauser family and all who have been effected by this tragic event\\\
LINK FOR AEROMEDICAL REFORM PETITION: https://www.change.org/apilotspandemic
NTSB: Those who may have information that might be relevant to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigation may contact them by email at : [email protected]
Friends and family who want to contact investigators about the accident should email [email protected]
You can also call the NTSB Response Operations Center at 844-373-9922 or 202-314-6290
Memorial contributions may be made to the John A. Hauser Mental Health in Aviation Initiative (https://undalumni.org/JohnsFund).
SUICIDE PREVENTION HOTLINE : 800-273-8255
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