Panama, not NTSB, will lead Carnival Splendor fire probe

(SAN DIEGO) — The National Transportation Safety Board will not be the lead agency investigating the Carnival Splendor fire after all, CBS News reported. Instead, Panama will led the probe, with the NTSB assisting. The incident has raised new questions about flags-of-convenience practices and martime safety.
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By Professional Mariner Staff