With the Capitol in the background, a US Airways airplane makes its final approach at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. Transportation Secretary Ray LaH

 

              With the Capitol in the background, a US Airways airplane makes its final approach at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. Transportation Secretary Ray LaH
With the Capitol in the background, a US Airways airplane makes its final approach at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said Thursday that none of the three commuter jets that flew to close together near Washington was ever on course to collide head-on with the others. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari)