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Air Safety and the FAA: Select Efforts
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edited by Susan P. Weston (New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers, 2013, originally published 2013), 93 page(s)
This book examines some key characteristics and trends of U.S. aviation accidents from 1999 to 2011. Also discussed are the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) efforts to implement methods of risk-based safety oversight.
edited by Susan P. Weston (New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers, 2013, originally published 2013), 93 page(s)
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Amazing World of Automobiles, 1, Precious Metal
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produced by World Wide Entertainment, in Amazing World of Automobiles, 1 (Geelong, Victoria: World Wide Entertainment, 2011), 50 mins
Modern automobile technology has come a long way since Henry Ford's legendary Model T. This documentary highlights the features of today's advanced luxury vehicles, including the Rolls-Royce, Ferrari, Mercedes S-Class, Maybach, BMW 7 Series, Audi Q7, and the Cadillac CTS-V.
produced by World Wide Entertainment, in Amazing World of Automobiles, 1 (Geelong, Victoria: World Wide Entertainment, 2011), 50 mins
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Apollo’s Daring Mission
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(Public Broadcasting Service), 53 mins
NOVA: Apollo's Daring Mission Apollo astronauts and engineers tell the inside story of Apollo 8, the first manned mission to the moon. The U.S. space program suffered a bitter setback when Apollo 1 ended in a deadly fire during a pre-launch run-through. In disarray, and threatened by the prospect of a Soviet Union...
(Public Broadcasting Service), 53 mins
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The Bells of Chernobyl
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produced by Tele Images International (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 55 mins
This fast paced and chilling story of the Chernobyl disaster, pieced together from eyewitness accounts and historic film footage, shows a cover up of epic proportions. April 26, 1986 marked the day of no return for the residents of Pripyat, just north of Kiev. It was here that Units 3 and 4 of the nuclear reactor...
produced by Tele Images International (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 55 mins
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Bringing Life to Space, 1, Bringing Life to Space, Episode 1
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directed by Jakob Gottschau, fl. 2002; produced by Jakob Gottschau, fl. 2002, in Bringing Life to Space, 1 (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2010), 58 mins
This series takes us on a journey around the world to document man's desire to conquer space. For decades people have prepared for long space voyages and explored the possibility of settling on other planets - testing not only our knowledge and technological skills, but also our fears and psychological limitations...
directed by Jakob Gottschau, fl. 2002; produced by Jakob Gottschau, fl. 2002, in Bringing Life to Space, 1 (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2010), 58 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 23, Part 1, Optalert
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produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, ABC Commercial, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 23, Part 1 (New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
Nearly one in every three deaths and injuries on the road are related to driver fatigue. Health and safety laws aim to reduce driver fatigue, but not the risk of what sleep scientists call drowsiness. Mark Horstman test drives an Australian first technology - smart glasses - designed to measure the velocity of a b...
produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, ABC Commercial, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 23, Part 1 (New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 24, Turbulence
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produced by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 24 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 6 mins
This program shows a wind tunnel used for looking at turbulence and the amount of drag resistance of the surface of an airplane wing. Future research includes testing a variety of surfaces with textures developed from research with animal skin, and applying it to airplane wing surfaces.
produced by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 24 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 6 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 28, Radiation 101
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produced by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 28 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 7 mins
This video focuses on determining safe levels of radiation. Radiation is around us in both natural and artificial forms including dangerous types of radiation in the form of alpha particles, and increased levels of cosmic radiation in planes, radon gas, and medical x-rays. To maintain a safe level of radiation we...
produced by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 28 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 7 mins
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The Chopper
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produced by Patrick Uden, 1946- (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1982), 57 mins
This documentary traces the evolution of the helicopter, using rare archive footage of early pioneering flights. It also examines the latest research within the industry, and, with the aid of graphics, produces a glimpse of the helicopter of the future.
produced by Patrick Uden, 1946- (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1982), 57 mins
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Clockwork Radio
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produced by John Groom, fl. 1995-1997 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 33 mins
This documentary follows the story of inventor Trevor Baylis and his clockwork radio which is set to be mass produced in South Africa.
produced by John Groom, fl. 1995-1997 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 33 mins
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