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Human Factors on the Flight Deck

Safe Piloting Behaviour in Practice

The official guideline for accident prevention and CRM-training of German Pilot's Association, Vereinigung Cockpit

Ebermann, Hans-Joachim, Scheiderer, Joachim (Eds.)

2012, XII, 225 p. 65 illus., 15 illus. in color.

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  • Accident prevention for professional pilots
  • Background of safety relevant human behaviour (CRM)
  • Precise behaviours to prevent accidents
  • All in the specific language of pilots
  • Easy to use for individual pilots
  • Provides detailed base for an airline's human factors training
  • Also suitable for all high risk professionals working under time pressures like surgeons, policemen and on
What is for a professional pilot required to fly as safe as possible? Written by pilots the book gives a detailed introduction into the basics of accident prevention in air traffic. Explicit background knowledge as well as detailed listings of safety relevant features in human behaviour are included.

Content Level » Professional/practitioner

Keywords » Accident Avoidance - Accident Prevention - Critical Flight Situations - Essential Pilots Guide - Flight Operation - Safe Flight Operations

Related subjects » HCI - Law - Mechanical Engineering - Personality & Social Psychology

Table of contents 

Accident prevention.- Information assimilation and processing.- Human error.- Communication.- Stress.- Decision making.- Leadership and team behaviour.- Fatigue and alertness management.- Recommendation by the German Airline Pilot's Association

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