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The 'Swiss cheese model' explains how the US government shutdown is making air travel more dangerous by the day

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

The government shutdown has sidelined flight-safety inspectors with the Federal Aviation Administration.
One of those inspectors told New York magazine that the longer the shutdown goes on, "the more opportunity there is to introduce potential risk."
He invoked the "Swiss cheese model" to explain how removing one of the layers of flight safety could make air travel more dangerous.
An unintended consequence of the US government shutdown is that it could make air travel much more dangerous.
Already, the shutdown has sidelined, or forced to work without pay, thousands of airport security...
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