Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is a real-life university featured in The Oceanic Six: A Conspiracy of Lies.
Bill Waldock works here as a professor of safety science. The footage in the mocumentary is from the Prescott, Arizona campus.
Real-life web-site description
At Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, what we do -- and do best -- is teach the science, practice, and business of the world of aviation and aerospace.
Since it was founded just 22 years after the Wright brothers' first flight, the University and its graduates have built an enviable record of achievement in every aspect of aviation and aerospace. The curriculum at Embry-Riddle covers the operation, engineering, research, manufacturing, marketing, and management of modern aircraft and the systems that support them.
The University engages in extensive research and consulting that address the unique needs of aviation, aerospace, and related industries.
Residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Florida, and Prescott, Arizona, provide education in a traditional setting, while Embry-Riddle Worldwide provides instruction through more than 130 campuses in the United States, Europe, Canada, and the Middle East, and through online learning.
All academic programs at Embry-Riddle are approved for veterans' educational benefits and are accompanied by personalized academic advisement.
- Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
- WFTV - January 16, 2009 - Article on Embry-Riddle's water-landing facility in light of the real-life 2009 Hudson river landing of Airbus Flight 1549
- Softpedia - January 17, 2009 - "Expert Say Fewer Plane Crashes End in Tragedy" - Article on Airbus Flight 1549 citing several experts from Embry-Riddle