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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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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 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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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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Connect
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produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Connect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2012), 25 mins
Car manufacturer Volvo has a long-standing reputation for building some of the safest cars on the market. Their traffic accident research team have been working for decades to come up with ways to ensure that Volvo drivers can prevent accidents using collusion avoidance technology. The Ecotricity Green Bird and it...
produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Connect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2012), 25 mins
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Connect
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produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Connect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2012), 25 mins
It is almost nine years since permanent crews took up residence on the International Space Station. The current Expedition 21 crew will take supplies to the station as well as fulfill an eleven day mission from space shuttle Atlantis. Singapore is home to a number of companies developing low emissions vehicles. On...
produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Connect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2012), 25 mins
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Connect
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produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Connect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2012), 25 mins
Galileo, the space probe that was sent in 1995 to take pictures of Jupiter, also captured some of the most exciting images of the Earth in motion, to date. We take a look at some of the imagery recorded by probes in the last twenty years, including Magellan, Ulysses and Galileo. The German city of Cologne recently...
produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Connect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2012), 25 mins
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Horizon, Series 23, Episode 18, Aircrash - The Burning Issue
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produced by Alec Nisbett, fl. 1980-1989, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 23, Episode 18 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 50 mins
This documentary examines the fire hazards present in commercial airliners, specifically those in British Airtours Flight 28M. With fire (and smoke inhalation) being the single greatest risk during a plane crash, the stakes for understanding fire dynamics have never been higher.
produced by Alec Nisbett, fl. 1980-1989, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 23, Episode 18 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 50 mins
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Horizon, Series 30, Episode 8, Hubble Vision
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produced by Alan Nisbett, in Horizon, Series 30, Episode 8 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 49 mins
This documentary serves as a synopsis for the events leading up the 1993 launch of Space Shuttle Endeavour. The purpose of this mission was to repair a flawed mirror on the Hubble Space Telescope.
produced by Alan Nisbett, in Horizon, Series 30, Episode 8 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 49 mins
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Journey to Space, NASA: The First 25 Years
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produced by J.L. Headlee, fl. 2008, in Journey to Space (Beverly Hills, CA: Choices, Inc., 2008), 49 mins
The second film, NASA: The First 25 Years, chronicles the history of this triumphant organization. This updated version of a film originally produced by NASA starts with the organization's beginnings and continues through the early Space Shuttle missions.
produced by J.L. Headlee, fl. 2008, in Journey to Space (Beverly Hills, CA: Choices, Inc., 2008), 49 mins
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