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Dr. Curtis holds a PhD in aviation risk assessment from the Union Institute, as well as engineering degrees from MIT, the University of Texas, and Princeton. His aviation safety work has been featured by numerous news organizations, including the New York Times, and he has appeared on CNN, CBS, Fox News, Discovery Channel, the BBC, and National Public Radio. Previously, he has published and presented a number of technical papers in the areas of aviation risk assessment and also was the author of the 2000 book Understanding Aviation Safety Data. He has taken many of those engineering risk assessment concepts and applied them to Internet related problems in the 2007 book Parenting and the Internet.

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  • Country: United States
  • Companies: The AirSafe.com Foundation
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AirSafe.com - Atlasjet MD83 Fatal Crash...

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Overview of the domestic Atlasjet crash in Turkey on 30 November 2007 that killed all seven crew and 49 passengers. Podcast created 30 November 2007. For more podcast information, visit podcast.airsafe.org. For more information about aviation safety and security, visit AirSafe.com.

The Six Basic Aircraft Crash Positions

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Dr. Todd Curtis of the AirSafe.com Foundation reviews the six basic types of aircraft crash positions that passengers and cabin crew may face in flight. Podcast created 10 December 2007. For more podcast information, visit podcast.airsafe.org. For more information about aviation safety and security, visit AirSafe.com.

AirSafe.com Year in Review: Fatal...

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Dr. Todd Curtis of the AirSafe.com Foundation reviews the eight fatal airline events of 2007, and also looks at fatal event trends over the last decade. Podcast created 3 January 2008. For more podcast information, visit podcast.airsafe.org. For more information about aviation safety and security, visit AirSafe.com.

Aircraft Incident Involving Sen. Barack...

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Overview of a minor aircraft incident involving Senator Barack Obama, and the related public policy issue of managing air travel risks of presidential candidates. Podcast was created 18 January 2008. For more AirSafe.com podcasts, visit http://podcast.airsafe.org. For airline safety and security information, visit AirSafe.com at http://www.airsafe.com.

Turbulence Event on an Air Canada A319...

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Dr. Todd Curtis of the AirSafe.com Foundation reviews a possible turbulence event that injured several passengers and crew members. This video was created on 11 January 2008. For more AirSafe.com podcasts, visit http://podcast.airsafe.org. For airline safety and security information, visit AirSafe.com at http://www.airsafe.com.

Investigation Update: British Airways...

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This is an update to a previous audio podcast about the 17 January 2008 crash of a British Airways 777 in London. For more AirSafe.com podcasts, visit http://podcast.airsafe.org.

Investigation Update 2: British Airways...

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Created 25 January 2008. This is an update to a previous podcast about this event and includes information from the second update from the AAIB's interim report of 23 January 2008. For more AirSafe.com podcasts, visit http://podcast.airsafe.org. For airline safety and security information, visit AirSafe.com at http://www.airsafe.com

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