Aeronautics Products

  • Modeling Applications in the Airline Industry

    1st Edition

    By Ahmed Abdelghany, Khaled Abdelghany

    Modeling Applications in the Airline Industry explains the different functions and tactics performed by airlines during their planning and operation phases. Each function receives a full explanation of the challenges it brings and a solution methodology is presented, supported by numerical…

    Hardback – 2010-04-28
    Routledge

  • Aviation Visual Perception

    Research, Misperception and Mishaps, 1st Edition

    By Randy Gibb, Rob Gray, Lauren Scharff

    Vision is the dominant sense used by pilots and visual misperception has been identified as the primary contributing factor in numerous aviation mishaps, resulting in hundreds of fatalities and major resource loss. Despite physiological limitations for sensing and perceiving their aviation…

    Hardback – 2010-03-28
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Human Factors for Flight Operations

  • Aviation and Tourism

    Implications for Leisure Travel, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne Graham, Andreas Papatheodorou, Peter Forsyth

    Transport is an essential element of tourism, providing the vital link between the tourist generating areas and destinations. Good accessibility, which is determined by the transport services provided, is a fundamental condition for the development of any tourist destination. Moreover the transport…

    Paperback – 2010-03-05
    Routledge

  • Airline Operations and Delay Management

    Insights from Airline Economics, Networks and Strategic Schedule Planning, 1st Edition

    By Cheng-Lung Wu

    Airline Operations and Delay Management fills a gap within the area of airline schedule planning by addressing the close relationships between network development, economic driving forces, schedule demands and operational complexity. The pursuit of robust airline scheduling and reliable airline…

    Hardback – 2010-02-28
    Routledge

  • The Multitasking Myth

    Handling Complexity in Real-World Operations, 1st Edition

    By Loukia D. Loukopoulos, R. Key Dismukes, Immanuel Barshi

    Despite growing concern with the effects of concurrent task demands on human performance, and research demonstrating that these demands are associated with vulnerability to error, so far there has been only limited research into the nature and range of concurrent task demands in real-world settings…

    Paperback – 2009-10-28
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Human Factors for Flight Operations

  • Managing Aviation Projects from Concept to Completion

    1st Edition

    By Triant G. Flouris, Dennis Lock

    Triant Flouris is a prominent academic and administrator in aviation management education; Dennis Lock has more than forty years experience in practising, lecturing and writing about project management. When these two experts combined their considerable talents to write their earlier book Aviation…

    Hardback – 2009-10-28
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Issues Shaping China’s Civil Aviation Policy

    Balancing International with Domestic Priorities, 1st Edition

    By Alan Williams

    The emergence of China as a future major participant in international aviation raises some interesting questions, especially from a strategic policy perspective. The progressive shift from a command to a mixed market economy under the central leadership of the Beijing administration now finds…

    Hardback – 2009-10-28
    Routledge

  • Anger in the Air

    Combating the Air Rage Phenomenon, 1st Edition

    By Joyce A. Hunter

    The new realities of airline travel came into full focus after the September 11 terrorist attacks. These horrific events escalated air rage incidents by 400%, but more importantly they put the entire airline industry under the spotlight. In subsequent years, the general public began to voice…

    Hardback – 2009-06-15
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge
    Critical Essays on Human Factors in Aviation

  • Human Error in Aviation

    1st Edition

    Edited by R. Key Dismukes

    Most aviation accidents are attributed to human error, pilot error especially. Human error also greatly effects productivity and profitability. In his overview of this collection of papers, the editor points out that these facts are often misinterpreted as evidence of deficiency on the part of…

    Hardback – 2009-03-20
    Routledge
    Critical Essays on Human Factors in Aviation

  • Flying Ahead of the Airplane

    1st Edition

    By Nawal K. Taneja

    Airlines willing to develop insight from foresight relating to the expected ’step phase changes’ will eventually improve their margins. However, the backward-looking airline, managed using old strategic levers and short-term metrics, will cease to exist, merge, shrink, become more dependent on…

    Hardback – 2008-11-01
    Routledge

  • Aviation Project Management

    1st Edition

    By Triant G. Flouris, Dennis Lock

    Combining the considerable respective expertise of Triant Flouris and Dennis Lock, this unique book highlights the ways that successful businesses are managed in the aviation industry through the identification and application of proven project management methods. Theoretical concepts are defined,…

    Hardback – 2008-09-28
    Routledge

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