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Frank S

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Registered: 7/7/11
Re: How "New Scientist" robbed me
Posted: Jul 7, 2011 4:03 PM
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"R H Draney" <dadoctah@spamcop.net> wrote in message
news:iv4l7v01d14@drn.newsguy.com...
> IAP filted:
>>
>>On Jul 6, 7:10=A0am, abzorba <myles...@yahoo.com.au> wrote:
>>

>>> the correct statistical measure to employ is not
>>> "millions of passenger kilometers travelled" but =A0 "millions of
>>> passenger hours elapsed" - - All the author of this
>>> tome had to do was substitute hours for kilometers, and so derive the
>>> new and far more accurate figures for risk. In the new analysis, air
>>> travel is far less safe, much less so than trains, and about as safe
>>> as traveling in cars.

>>
>>So, by the ratio deaths per hour, what would be the safest way to
>>travel? Pram? Perhaps not, they get run over by cars. Staying put
>>would probably be as safe as you can get, but does it count?

>
> What's the recent accident rate per passenger-hour for zeppelin
> travel?...r
>
>
>


Couldn't say for the general zeppelining public, but on this day it was
probably pretty low - in the San Francisco area at any rate.

http://home.comcast.net/~bzee1b/Zeppelin/Zeppelin.html


--
Frank ess




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