TetheringHeroes - -- Dayton, Ohio-- lift and weight, thrust...

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9/21/11 Tethering Heroes Why did people use technologies if they didn’t know how they worked? People put their trust in technological systems.
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9/21/11 Tethering Heroes I. Magnificent men and their flying machines II. Trust in systems III. 16/18: a story of radio and radar
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9/21/11 Tethering Heroes I. Magnificent men and their flying machines A. Flying and scientific management -- what were they escaping from? -- progressive reforms -- General Staff model -- Harrington Emerson -- General Motors
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9/21/11
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9/21/11 Tethering Heroes I. Magnificent men and their flying machines B. Flying machines and the age of flight 1) heroes and hardware: knowing the machine -- tacit knowledge
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9/21/11 Tethering Heroes I. Magnificent men and their flying machines B. Flying machines and the age of flight 3) Orville & Wilbur Wright, Dec. 1903
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Unformatted text preview: -- Dayton, Ohio-- lift and weight, thrust and drag 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 Tethering Heroes I. Magnificent men and their flying machines B. Flying machines and the age of flight 4) Charles Lindbergh, May 1927-- Spirit of St. Louis-- Don Hall, engineer 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 www.solarnavigator.net/. ../charles_lindbergh.htm 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 Tethering Heroes II. Trust in systems-- pilot licensing-- navigational aids-- altimeter-- Sperry artificial horizon-- directional gyro-- ground stations-- blind flying 9/21/11 Tethering Heroes III. 16/18: radio and radar -- RADAR (radio detection and reckoning) -- to detect location-- radio-- to communicate-- attenuating responsibility-- the control tower...
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