Aerospace & Aviation Engineering Products

  • Aviation and Human Factors

    How to Incorporate Human Factors into the Field, 1st Edition

    By Jose Sanchez-Alarcos

    Air safety is right now at a point where the chances of being killed in an aviation accident are far lower than the chances to winning a jackpot in any of the major lotteries. However, keeping or improving that performance level requires a critical analysis of some events that, despite scarce,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-08 
    CRC Press

  • The Early Development of the Aviation Industry

    Entrepreneurs of the Sky, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm Abbott, Jill Bamforth

    The Early Development of the Aviation Industry: Entrepreneurs of the Sky provides an introduction to the world of the early aviation industry and the business endeavours of the original aviators. Many of the first pioneers who flew heavier-than-air planes went on to develop considerable…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13 
    Routledge

  • Boron-Based Fuel-Rich Propellant

    Properties, Combustion, and Technology Aspects, 1st Edition

    Edited by WeiQiang Pang

    Boron-based Fuel-Rich Solid Rocket Propellant Technology is a professional book that systematically introduces the latest research progress for boron-based fuel rich solid propellants. It covers surface modifications, coating and agglomerating techniques, granulation, and characterization of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-29 
    CRC Press

  • Improving Aviation Performance through Applying Engineering Psychology

    Advances in Aviation Psychology, Volume 3, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael A. Vidulich, Pamela S. Tsang

    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 convened for the purposes of (a) presenting the latest research on human performance problems and…

    Hardback – 2019-02-12
    CRC Press

  • Spacecraft Modeling, Attitude Determination, and Control

    Quaternion-Based Approach, 1st Edition

    By Yaguang Yang

    This book discusses all spacecraft attitude control-related topics: spacecraft (including attitude measurements, actuator, and disturbance torques), modeling, spacecraft attitude determination and estimation, and spacecraft attitude controls. Unlike other books addressing these topics, this book…

    Hardback – 2019-02-01
    CRC Press

  • Individual Latent Error Detection (I-LED)

    Making Systems Safer, 1st Edition

    By Justin R.E. Saward, Neville A. Stanton

    Undetected human error in aircraft maintenance creates a latent error condition that can contribute to undesirable outcomes. Individual Latent Error Detection (I-LED) acts as an additional system safety control that helps an engineer recall past errors through environmental cues. This book…

    Hardback – 2018-12-14
    CRC Press
    Transportation Human Factors

  • Beyond Airline Disruptions

    Thinking and Managing Anew, 2nd Edition

    By Jasenka Rapajic

    Flight disruptions continue to thrive unnoticed, invisibly eroding airline profitability and causing growing passenger dissatisfaction. This is especially critical at airports where traffic expansion outstrips airport capacities. Hampered by legacy information systems, management practices and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-10
    Routledge

  • Moving Boxes by Air

    The Economics of International Air Cargo, 2nd Edition

    By Peter S. Morrell, Thomas Klein

    Air cargo is a key element of the global supply chain. It allows outsourcing of manufacturing to other countries and links production in both multinational and smaller enterprises. It has also been the most important driver of certain export industries in countries such as South Africa, Kenya and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-19
    Routledge

  • Ethical Issues in Aviation

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth A. Hoppe

    The aviation industry is unique in two major ways: firstly, it has a long history of government involvement dating back to the early days of aviation; and secondly, its primary concern is the safety of its passengers and crew. These features highlight the importance of ethical decision-making at…

    Paperback – 2018-10-10
    Routledge

  • Drones in Society

    Exploring the strange new world of unmanned aircraft, 1st Edition

    By Ron Bartsch, James Coyne, Katherine Gray

    The integration of drones into society has attracted unprecedented attention throughout the world. The change, for aviation, has been described as being equally as big as the arrival of the jet engine. This book examines the issues that surround this change, for our society and the legal frameworks…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • International Aviation Law

    A Practical Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Ron Bartsch

    International Aviation Law: A Practical Guide explains the international context and application of the law as it applies to commercial and recreational aviation, and to the broader aviation environment. It provides a comprehensive introduction to all aspects of aviation law, from criminal law to…

    Hardback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Airline Finance

    3rd Edition

    By Peter S. Morrell

    Air transport industry finance, with its complexity and special needs such as route rights, airport slots, aircraft leasing options and frequent flyer programmes, requires specific knowledge. While there are numerous financial management and corporate finance texts available, few of these provide…

    Hardback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

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