A REALISTIC VIEW OF THE PEOPLE IN AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL

An overview of research findings on air traffic controllers is presented. Results of personality, aptitude, motivation, interest, and attitude studies are considered in terms of the general pattern of characteristics found to be associated with success in the air traffic profession. The implications of these findings for managerial programs is discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Aviation Administration

    Office of Aviatior Medicine
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    Civil Aeromedical Institute

    Oklahoma City, OK  USA  73128
  • Authors:
    • Smith, R C
  • Publication Date: 1974-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 9 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00090380
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FAA-AM-74-12
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 29 1975 12:00AM