FALSE HYPOTHESIS AND THE PILOT
The decision making practices of commercial transport pilots are examined in an effort to determine the extent to which aircraft accidents are the result of poor judgments based on partial or erroneous information. Recommendations are offered toward elimination of the pulse hypothesis.
- For Meeting held May 1-4, 1978.
Warrendale, PA USA 15096
- Burgin, R E
- Publication Date: 1978
- Pagination: 8 p.
- Society of Automotive Engineers Preprint
- Publisher: Society of Automotive Engineers
- TRT Terms: Aircraft; Aircraft crashes; Airline pilots; Decision making; Flight personnel; Human error; Human factors; Human factors engineering; Human factors engineering; Human factors in crashes; Judgment (Human characteristics); Prevention; Safety; Transport aircraft
- Subject Areas: Aviation; Design; Safety and Human Factors; Security and Emergencies; Vehicles and Equipment;
- Accession Number: 00188568
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: Engineering Index
- Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 780528
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Mar 14 1979 12:00AM