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.
Washington, DC United States 20590
Civil Aeromedical InstituteOklahoma City, OK United States 73128
- Smith, R C
- Publication Date: 1974-12
- Pagination: 9 p.
- TRT Terms: Air traffic control; Air traffic controllers; Aptitude; Attitudes; Motivation; Pattern recognition systems; Personality; Personnel management; Psychological aspects; Social psychology; Surveys
- Subject Areas: Administration and Management; Aviation; Operations and Traffic Management; Safety and Human Factors;
- 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