2018-2019 Aviation Collection

We publish a wide range of books for professional practice and student use, covering topics from Human Factors in Aviation to Aviation Management. Browse the full collection of Aviation books, by selecting the subject categories located on this page.

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Aviation Psychology, Training and Simulation

  • Advances in Aviation Psychology, Volume 2

    Using Scientific Methods to Address Practical Human Factors Needs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael A. Vidulich, Pamela S. Tsang, John Flach

    Since 1981, the biennial International Symposium on Aviation Psychology (ISAP) has been convened for the purposes of (a) presenting the latest research on human performance problems and opportunities within aviation systems, (b) envisioning design solutions that best utilize human capabilities for…

    Hardback – 2017-05-16

  • Drones

    Safety Risk Management for the Next Evolution of Flight, 1st Edition

    By Harrison G. Wolf

    This book is an everything-included approach to understanding drones, creating an organization around using unmanned aircraft, and outlining the process of safety to protect that program. It is the first-of-a-kind safety-focused text book for unmanned aircraft operations, providing the reader with…

    Hardback – 2017-04-11

  • Pilot Mental Health Assessment and Support

    A practitioner's guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Bor, Carina Eriksen, Margaret Oakes, Peter Scragg

    The presentation of mental illness at work has different implications and consequences depending on the specific nature of the job, work context, regulatory framework and risks for the employee, organisation and society. Naturally there are certain occupational groups where human factors and/or…

    Hardback – 2016-12-07

  • Fatigue in Aviation

    A Guide to Staying Awake at the Stick, 2nd Edition

    By John Caldwell, J. Lynn Caldwell

    This updated edition includes fatigue and sleep definitions as well as strategies for the measurement and assessment of fatigue. The aviation performance, mood, and safety problems associated with sleep restriction and circadian disruptions in operational settings are highlighted. The biological…

    Hardback – 2016-05-27

  • Competency-Based Education in Aviation

    Exploring Alternate Training Pathways, 1st Edition

    By Suzanne K. Kearns, Timothy J. Mavin, Steven Hodge

    Whether a trainee is studying air traffic control, piloting, maintenance engineering, or cabin crew, they must complete a set number of training 'hours' before being licensed or certified. The aviation industry is moving away from an hours-based to a competency-based training system. Within this…

    Hardback – 2015-12-09

  • High G Flight

    Physiological Effects and Countermeasures, 1st Edition

    By David Newman

    This book provides a unique, authoritative and detailed examination of the physiological and clinical consequences of human exposure to high G forces. Pilots of military fast jets, civilian aerobatic pilots and astronauts during the launch and re-entry phases of spaceflight are frequently and…

    Hardback – 2015-05-06

  • Systems Engineering for Commercial Aircraft

    A Domain-Specific Adaptation, 2nd Edition

    By Scott Jackson

    The key principle of systems engineering is that an aircraft should be considered as a whole and not as a collection of parts. Another principle is that the requirements for the aircraft and its subsystems emanate from a logical set of organized functions and from economic or customer-oriented…

    Hardback – 2015-02-28

  • Advances in Aviation Psychology

    Volume 1, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael A. Vidulich, Pamela S. Tsang, John Flach

    Aviation remains one of the most active and challenging domains for human factors and applied psychology. Since 1981, the biennial International Symposium on Aviation Psychology (ISAP) has been convened for the purposes of (a) presenting the latest research on human performance problems and…

    Hardback – 2014-12-19
    Ashgate Studies in Human Factors for Flight Operations

  • Aeromedical Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carrie H. Kennedy, Gary G. Kay

    Aeromedical psychology is that branch of psychology pertaining to the assessment, selection and evaluation of aviation personnel. This book, Aeromedical Psychology, is designed to provide the means for a variety of clinicians to carry out sound assessment and selection procedures, perform informed…

    Hardback – 2013-08-27
    CRC Press

  • Situational Awareness

    1st Edition

    By Aaron S. Dietz

    Edited by Eduardo Salas

    Situational awareness has become an increasingly salient factor contributing to flight safety and operational performance, and the research has burgeoned to cope with the human performance challenges associated with the installation of advanced avionics systems in modern aircraft. The systematic…

    Hardback – 2011-09-23
    Critical Essays on Human Factors in Aviation

  • Simulation in Aviation Training

    1st Edition

    By Florian Jentsch, Michael Curtis

    Simulations have been a fixture of aviation training for many years. Advances in simulator technology now enable modern flight simulation to mimic very closely the look and feel of real world flight operations. In spite of this, responsible researchers, trainers, and simulation developers should…

    Hardback – 2011-03-18
    Critical Essays on Human Factors in Aviation

  • Crew Resource Management

    Critical Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eduardo Salas, Eleana Edens, Katherine A. Wilson

    Crew Resource Management (CRM) training was first introduced in the late 1970s as a means to combating an increased number of accidents in which poor teamwork in the cockpit was a significant contributing factor. Since then, CRM training has expanded beyond the cockpit, for example, to cabin crews,…

    Hardback – 2009-05-15
    Critical Essays on Human Factors in Aviation

  • Flight Simulation

    Virtual Environments in Aviation, 1st Edition

    By Alfred T. Lee

    Advances in computer, visual display, motion and force cueing and other technologies in the past two decades have had a dramatic effect on the design and use of simulation technology in aviation and other fields. The effective use of technology in training, safety investigation, engineering and…

    Hardback – 2005-05-26

  • Aircraft Command Techniques

    Gaining Leadership Skills to Fly the Left Seat, 1st Edition

    By Sal J. Fallucco

    A captain must be able not only to fly the aircraft, but also to manage it, manage the crew, and above all, manage his or her resources. In a number of air carriers there may be less than adequate additional training conducted, when upgrading pilots to the very responsible position of captain.…

    Paperback – 2002-07-04

  • The Airline Training Pilot

    2nd Edition

    By Tony Smallwood

    Comprehensively revised and updated, the second edition of this widely regarded text reflects the changing environment within international airline training. With particular emphasis on human factors, crew resource management (CRM), crew and organizational culture, error management and advanced…

    Paperback – 2000-09-21

  • Aviation Psychology in Practice

    1st Edition

    By Neil Johnston, Nick McDonald

    This book seeks to extend the boundaries of aviation psychology in two interrelated ways: by broadening the focus of aviation psychology beyond the flight deck to the whole aviation system; and by discussing new theoretical developments which are shaping this applied discipline. A key feature of…

    Paperback – 1997-05-09