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  • The Royal Flying Corps, the Western Front and the Control of the Air, 1914–1918

    1st Edition

    By James Pugh

    By the middle of 1918 the British Army had successfully mastered the concept of ’all arms’ warfare on the Western Front. This doctrine, integrating infantry, artillery, armoured vehicles and - crucially - air power, was to prove highly effective and formed the basis of major military operations for…

    Paperback – 2019-04-11

  • Domesticating Drones

    The Technology, Law, and Economics of Unmanned Aircraft, 1st Edition

    By Henry H Perritt, Jr, Eliot O Sprague

    The public debate over civilian use of drones is intensifying. Variously called "unmanned aircraft systems", "unmanned aerial vehicles", "remotely piloted aircraft", or simply "drones", they are available for purchase by anyone for a few hundred to a few thousand dollars. They have strikingly…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2017-10-27
    Ashgate Studies in Human Factors for Flight Operations

  • Air Power in the Maritime Environment

    The World Wars, 1st Edition

    By David Gates, Ben Jones

    This book explores the mingling of two rather different perspectives, those of the naval and aeronautical schools of thought, and the impact that they had upon one another in natural, professional and geopolitical settings. To explain the manner in which air power was incorporated into warfare…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13

  • The Neurosciences and the Practice of Aviation Medicine

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony N. Nicholson

    This book brings the neurosciences to operational and clinical aviation medicine. It is concerned with the physiology and pathology of circadian rhythmicity, orientation, hypotension and hypoxia, and with disorders of the central nervous system relevant to the practice of aviation medicine. The…

    Paperback – 2017-08-11
    CRC Press

  • Airline Competition: Deregulation's Mixed Legacy

    1st Edition

    By George Williams

    The advantages of airline competition to consumers are clearly apparent. Lower fares, greater choice, more frequent flights and a wider range of available services have all been evident when the entry of a new competitor has occurred. In many instances however, after an initial, relatively…

    Paperback – 2017-07-13
    Ashgate Studies in Aviation Economics and Management

  • Strategic Issues in European Aerospace

    1st Edition

    By Philip Lawrence, Derek Braddon

    This book is a unique collection of perspectives provided by a mix of leading academics, industrialists and government officials on the challenges facing the European aerospace industry. The book focuses on two interrelated, daunting challenges. The consolidated American aerospace industry, which…

    Paperback – 2017-07-03

  • Wings Across Europe

    Towards an Efficient European Air Transport System, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth Button

    Airlines, like most industries, contain a mixture of good and badly managed companies (and perhaps more important, lucky and unlucky companies). More important in the longer-run is the institutional structure in which the companies offer their services. Air transport is a major industry in its own…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29

  • Applied Human Factors in Aviation Maintenance

    1st Edition

    By Manoj S. Patankar, James C. Taylor

    Considering the global awareness of human performance issues affecting maintenance personnel, there is enough evidence in the US ASRS reports to establish that systemic problems such as impractical maintenance procedures, inadequate training, and the safety versus profit challenge continue to…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29

  • Strategic Management in the Aviation Industry

    1st Edition

    By Herbert Baum, Stefan Auerbach

    Edited by Werner Delfmann

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of current strategic challenges and measures required to meet those challenges in a dynamic industry. Experts from aviation practice and management, in addition to acknowledged scholars, contribute to this volume and combine academic expertise with…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16

  • Safety and Quality in Medical Transport Systems

    Creating an Effective Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by John W. Overton

    The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS) has been accrediting air and ground transport services since 1991. One of the most significant needs the Commission has recognized is to assist transport services in creating a culture that supports safety and quality for both…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    CRC Press

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2017-03-10

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