Dr. Alan Diehl

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About the Author

Dr. Diehl narrowly survived a plane crash and launched a lifelong crusade to improve aviation safety. He held important positions with aircraft manufacturers and the NTSB, FAA and USAF. This acclaimed scientist’s many accomplishments have been recognized by experts including safety advocate Ralph Nader and ABC News aviation analyst John Nance. Diehl was also celebrated for exposing mistakes by government officials that led to deadly accidents. He holds degrees in Psychology, Management and Engineering as well as an Airline Transport Pilot license.

His first book, Silent Knights: Blowing the Whistle on Military Accidents and Their Cover-Ups was widely acclaimed and nominated for a Pulitzer Prize.