INTERNATIONAL AIR SAFETY SEMINAR PROCEEDINGS, ANNUAL MEETING, 30TH: SAFETY NEEDS IN THE TERMINAL ENVIRONMENT, 1977

Proceedings includes 24 papers covering the following topics: world jet experience; review of safety improvements over the last ten years; terminal area air traffic management; advanced terminal guidance and its capabilities; fuel consideration -- the profile descent; terminal area weather/airport conditions forecast and communication; Transport Canada's runway traction and operational reporting system; airport bird hazard control; ramp hazards; matching the airport to operations and vice versa; airport disaster planning; airports and their effects on air carrier accidents; monitoring the approach; flight deck coordination; landing compulsion; shortcomings in understanding communications; psychology in communicating; the geriatric jet problem; and sources of published safety information.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • International Air Safety Seminar Proceedings, Annual Meeting, 30th, Ottawa, Ontario, September 19-22, 1977.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Flight Safety Foundation, Incorporated

    5510 Columbia Pike
    Arlington, VA  United States  22204
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Pagination: 228 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00193344
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 11 1979 12:00AM