Human Factors in Multi-Crew Flight OperationsDe (autor) Harry W. Orlady, Linda M. Orlady
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – 28 May 1999
The late Captain Harry W Orlady was an Aviation Human Factors Consultant and a former Senior Research Scientist for the Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS). He conducted studies in ground and flight training, Human Factors, aviation safety and aeromedical fields, and received several major awards and presented nearly 100 papers or lectures. As a pilot with United Airlines he flew 10 types of aircraft. Linda Orlady is a Captain with United Airlines, flying the Airbus A-320. Previously she was an instructor at Ohio State University, a NASA-sponsored researcher for Harvard University and CRM manager for United Airlines.
Ilustrații: figures, tables, index
Dimensiuni: 234 x 158 x 42 mm
Greutate: 1.20 kg
Ediția: New ed
Editura: Taylor & Francis
Locul publicării: United Kingdom
Contents: Our heritage in air transport; The industry and its safety record; A brief history of human factors and its developments in aviation; The physical environment and the physiology of flight; Those magnificent flying machines and their internal environment; The social environment; Basic communication; Documentation, including checklists and information management; Man’s limitations, human errors and information processing; Workload; Automation; Situation awareness and operating in today’s environment; Crew resource management (CRM) and the team approach; Fatigue and stress; Fitness to fly; Selection and training; The challenging role of the flight attendant; Non-punative incident reporting; Some ramifications of accident analysis; The worldwide safety challenge; Current safety problems; The air transport future; Appendices; Glossary; Index.