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The Resource The next crash : how short-term profit seeking trumps airline safety, Amy L. Fraher

The next crash : how short-term profit seeking trumps airline safety, Amy L. Fraher

Label
The next crash : how short-term profit seeking trumps airline safety
Title
The next crash
Title remainder
how short-term profit seeking trumps airline safety
Statement of responsibility
Amy L. Fraher
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
If you are one of over 700 million passengers who will fly in America this year, you need to read this book. The Next Crash offers a shocking perspective on the aviation industry by a former United Airlines pilot. Weaving insider knowledge with hundreds of employee interviews, Amy L. Fraher uncovers the story airline executives and government regulators would rather not tell. While the FAA claims that this is the "Golden Age of Safety," and other aviation researchers assure us the chance of dying in an airline accident is infinitesimal, The Next Crash reports that 70 percent of commercial pilots believe a major airline accident will happen soon. Who should we believe? As one captain explained, "Everybody wants their
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fraher, Amy Louise
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aeronautics
  • Aircraft accidents
  • Airlines
  • Airlines
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • TRANSPORTATION
  • Airlines
  • Airlines
  • United States
Label
The next crash : how short-term profit seeking trumps airline safety, Amy L. Fraher
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-220) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The (not so) secret secrets -- The roots of turbulence -- Riding the jet stream -- A new solution : deregulation -- Escalating risks -- Strapped in for the ride -- Airlines today
Control code
ocn887802650
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801470493
Lccn
2013046809
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7591/9780801470493
Other physical details
illustrations, charts
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt592q66
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)887802650
Label
The next crash : how short-term profit seeking trumps airline safety, Amy L. Fraher
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-220) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The (not so) secret secrets -- The roots of turbulence -- Riding the jet stream -- A new solution : deregulation -- Escalating risks -- Strapped in for the ride -- Airlines today
Control code
ocn887802650
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801470493
Lccn
2013046809
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7591/9780801470493
Other physical details
illustrations, charts
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt592q66
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)887802650

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