State news outlets feature air safety report

Several of Colorado’s largest news organizations, including 9News (KUSA-TV) and The Denver Post, this week featured an I-News analysis of air safety data that shows concerns by air traffic controllers.

The Denver PostThe Post used Burt Hubbard’s project on the front page of Wednesday’s paper. The report is online here: Air-traffic concerns on the rise in Colorado.

KUSA combined the investigation with further reporting by Kyle Clark in a “9 Wants to Know” segment. 9News

Clark’s report is on the 9News website: Safety concerns from air traffic controllers spike

KUNC-FMThe Colorado Springs Gazette and Greeley’s NPR station for northern Colorado, KUNC 91.5-FM, used the investigation as well. You can see it here: Gazette: Colorado skies increasingly dangerous, air-traffic controllers report and KUNC: Air Safety Concerns Soar, Coming Wave of Retirements Adds Urgency
The Gazette

Read Burt’s stories here: Air safety concerns soar and Number of near mid-air collisions may be triple what is reported.

KUSA’s report:

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