Expert 519736 - TN

Expertise Description

My career in the field of Aviation has spanned over 10 years with expertise as an Airline transport Pilot, Commercial Pilot, and experienced Flight Instructor. I have additional experience as a Military Pilot and in Naval Aviation Flight Training. My tactical flying career has taken me around the world with deployments to Africa and Afghanistan.  During my deployment to Afghanistan a "zero-visibility, without reference to the ground" (brown-out) type landing was a common occurrence. I have been honored to receive two Air Medals for combat flying and a 1,000 Mishap-Free Flight Hours award. The majority of my flight time has been with the MV-22B Osprey, with additional experience in large commercial airliners, numerous multi-engine aircraft and single engine military trainers. I am offering my services in Tennessee as an aviation expert witness.

Expert 500844 - IN

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Aviation with expertise in helicopter and air medical industries. I have experience with regulatory research support, heliport design and audits, aviation infrastructure design, flight operations, education, training, safety, and litigation support. I have additional experience with emergency action plan design and training, and aviation risk and liability analysis. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 507315 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience in all aspects of power plant engineering design, procurement, construction, operations, maintenance, testing, decontamination and dismantlement of both fossil and nuclear generating facilities both in the United States and internationally. I have developed design documents such as system descriptions, process flow diagrams, P&IDs, technical specifications for fluid systems included in power plants both fossil and nuclear. This work also included preparation of safety analysis reports and environmental impact assessments. While working for a public utility, I operated and maintained mechanical components and instrumentation in operating power plants, conducted performance testing of boilers and turbines and auxiliary systems in accordance with power test codes, and developed power plant life extension and availability improvement programs while participating in the implementation of such programs in operating power plants in the United States. I led a team of engineers that developed the concept of removing and replacing nuclear power plant steam generators by making a new construction opening in the containment shell. As Chief Nuclear Engineer I directed personnel performing containment pressure/temperature transient calculations, thermo-hydraulic and radiological analysis. At Chernobyl, I oversaw and managed the analysis and development of four early projects to stabilize the existing confinement structure, the radiological safety programs, characterize the radiation zones within the existing structure, evaluate the long terms waste management program, and the new safe confinement design that is being implemented. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 313782 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience with Aviation Engineering. My experience includes current airline captain, rotorcraft helicopter rating, and previous flight instructor. I am an Engineer in MD-80 / MD-90 / DC-10 / MD-11 certification / Flight Test programs. My expertise includes aviation accident investigation / reconstruction; commercial, corporate, charter, cargo, military, general, air infiltration, and experimental aviation; system / power plant malfunctions, operational issues, maintenance / mechanical issues, component design / failure, regulatory issues, human factors, airports / airfields, ATC issues, aircraft fueling / loading, flight simulation, and testing. I have operated 737 / 747 / 757 / 767 / A319 / A320. I am a Mechanical Engineer (B.S.M.E.) and Airline Transport Pilot (A.T.P.).

Expert 500843 - NJ

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Aviation with expertise encompassing Military, Corporate, Commercial, and Airline and Government operations. I have experience with management of helicopter and airplane operations, airport and heliport master planning and design, certification and construction, accident prevention, investigation and expert witness services have been performed for a large variety of organizations. My Aviation qualifications include over 10,000 flying hours in both rotary and fixed-wing with multi-engine and turbine engine aircraft ratings. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 442753 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years in the field of Aviation with expertise in Aviation Law, Aviation Management, Commercial Air Transportation Regulations, Flight Instruction, Training, Trip Planning, Itineraries, Diplomatic Requirements for Travel, and Developing Courses for Training.