HUMAN FACTORS IN DESIGN OF PASSENGER SEATS FOR COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT: A REVIEW

Seat comfort and safety research since the early part of the century is reviewed. The approach blends empirical and theoretical human factors and technical knowledge of seated humans under static and dynamic conditions experienced on commercial aircraft.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Virginia, Charlottesville

    Center for Transportation Studies, P.O. Box 400742
    Charlottesville, VA  USA  22904-4742
  • Authors:
    • Schaedel, S F
    • JACOBSON, I D
    • KUHLTHAU, A R
  • Publication Date: 1977-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 36 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00159210
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NASA-CR-152627
  • Contract Numbers: NGR-47-005-181
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1978 12:00AM