Aeronautics 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 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
    Routledge

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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
    Routledge

  • Airline Operations

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter J. Bruce, Yi Gao, John M. C. King

    Written by a range of international industry practitioners, this book offers a comprehensive overview of the essence and nature of airline operations in terms of an operational and regulatory framework, the myriad of planning activities leading up to the current day, and the nature of intense…

    Hardback – 2017-11-20
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge
    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
    Routledge

  • Ghosts in the Machine

    Rethinking Learning Work and Culture in Air Traffic Control, 1st Edition

    By Christine Owen

    This book provides a socio-cultural analysis of the ways in which air traffic controllers formally and informally learn about their work and the active role that organisational cultures play in shaping interpretation and meaning. In particular, it describes the significant role that organizational…

    Hardback – 2017-10-10
    CRC Press

  • 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

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