specializes in providing comprehensive aviation accident investigation services. DVI's air safety investigators combine scientific analysis, material science, laboratory testing, piloting expertise, aircraft maintenance, and human factors to investigate aircraft accidents and promote aviation safety. DVI has investigated hundreds of cases, ranging from the in-flight failure of composite structures, to the use of unapproved parts, to incidents involving ground operations. DVI serves the Insurance, Legal, and Aerospace Industries.
DVI Services Include
Steven J. Meyers
- Accident Reconstruction
- Faultier Analysis
- Laboratory Services
- Human Factors Analysis
- Pilot Error
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, President and Chief Technical Officer at DVI, is an experienced Aircraft Accident Investigator
who combines scientific analysis, material science, laboratory testing, piloting expertise, aircraft maintenance, and human factors to investigate air safety issues. He has a Masters Degree in Aeronautical Science, BS in Engineering Physics, AS in Manufacturing Engineering Technology, and an Extension Diploma in Applied General Metallurgy.
Mr. Meyers has piloted / instructed in 60 different types of aircraft ranging from turbines to gliders to seaplanes. He is a multi-engine, instrument rated commercial pilot, active flight instructor (CFI), FAA licensed Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic (A&P), and FAA Inspection Authorization (IA). His prior investigations range from the failure of composite airframe structures, to the use of unapproved parts, to reconstructing ground vehicle incidents. He also evaluates the effects of corrosion, temperature, and mechanical stresses on the properties and performance of materials. He served in the USAF/ANG as a non-commissioned Intelligence Officer.
Mr. Meyers has authored over 20 technical papers on topics within his field of expertise. He has delivered numerous presentations and workshops on aviation issues including safety, human factors, and accident investigation procedures to entities throughout the nation.
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