Investigation Into Fuselage Tear Hampered by no Records

Investigation Into Fuselage Tear Hampered by no Records

NTSB Chairman Deborah Hersman points at the section of the fuselage skin which was torn from a Southwest Boeing 737-300 aircraft during a news briefing on April 5, 2011. A lack of manufacturing records has hampered the NTSB’s investigation, two sources familiar with the investigation told Bloomberg. Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images