Handbook of Human Factors in Air Transportation Systems

Advanced automation is modernizing the air transportation system in ways that only underscore the importance of human factors in aviation. This handbook serves as an exhaustive guide to the field. Specific topics covered include: operational details of the air transportation system; design of the flight deck; design of the air traffic control system; maintenance; traffic flow management and airline operations control; accident investigation; flight deck human factors in the U.S. regulatory system; certification of aircraft and aircraft systems; safety systems and practices; security; data sources and research tools for human factors; flight deck human factors; situation awareness in air traffic control; error in air transportation; systems perspectives; and considerations for the future, including remotely piloted aircraft. Regulators, practitioners, researchers, and educators will benefit from the comprehensive information presented in the book.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Features: Figures; Photos; References;
  • Pagination: 412p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01681364
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9781466572645
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 20 2018 4:37PM