Aeronautics Products

  • Straight and Level

    Practical Airline Economics, 3rd Edition

    By Stephen Holloway

    This third edition of Straight and Level thoroughly updates the previous edition with extensive comments on recent industry developments and emerging business models. The discussion is illustrated by current examples drawn from all sectors of the industry and every region of the world. The…

    Paperback – 2008-09-28

  • Leadership and Organization in the Aviation Industry

    1st Edition

    By Marc-Philippe Lumpe

    Leadership and organisational structures which are not adjusted to the cultural background of the employees concerned are most likely to produce sub-optimal results (House, 2004). Therefore it is necessary to develop appropriate leadership and organisational structures in order to fully grasp the…

    Hardback – 2008-06-28

  • Aviation Markets

    Studies in Competition and Regulatory Reform, 1st Edition

    By David Starkie

    Aviation Markets: Studies in Competition and Regulatory Reform is a collection of 17 papers selected from David Starkie's extensive writings over the last 25 years. Previously published material has been extensively edited and adapted, and combined with new material, published here for the first…

    Paperback – 2008-03-28

  • Airport Slots

    International Experiences and Options for Reform, 1st Edition

    By Achim I. Czerny, Peter Forsyth

    Edited by Hans-Martin Niemeier

    Over the past several decades, commercial air traffic has been growing at a far greater rate than airport capacity, causing airports to become increasingly congested. How can we accommodate this increased traffic and at the same time alleviate traffic delays resulting from congestion? The…

    Hardback – 2008-02-25

  • Why Can't We Make Money in Aviation?

    1st Edition

    By Adam M. Pilarski

    Seemingly since the beginning of aviation history there has been discussion and speculation on the remarkable inability of the industry to generate profits. This is even more so the case now, when a number of the world's airlines are bankrupt. The failure of aviation, or at least of airlines, to…

    Hardback – 2007-09-20

  • Improving Air Safety through Organizational Learning

    Consequences of a Technology-led Model, 1st Edition

    By Jose Sanchez-Alarcos Ballesteros

    The key theme of this book is organizational learning and its consequences for the field of aviation safety. Air safety rates have been improving for a long time, demonstrating the effects of a good learning model at work. However, the pace of improvement has almost come to a standstill. Why is…

    Hardback – 2007-09-13

  • Strategic Management in Aviation

    Critical Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas C. Lawton

    This valuable volume reprints the most important and influential journal articles and papers on aviation management with an extensive introduction by the editor. The volume is designed to improve access to the journal literature for libraries expanding their collections and provide scholars with a…

    Hardback – 2007-07-28

  • Airline Choices for the Future

    From Alliances to Mergers, 1st Edition

    By Kostas Iatrou, Mauro Oretti

    Airline Choices for the Future: From Alliances to Mergers offers an up-to-date assessment of the industry as it stands today, delivering a comprehensive insight into how the world of airline alliances is changing, and how the merger phenomenon is likely to fit into the new scenario. The purpose…

    Hardback – 2007-05-22

  • Space Law

    1st Edition

    By Francis Lyall, Paul B. Larsen

    The opening of space to exploration and use has had profound effects on society. Remote sensing by satellite has improved meteorology, land use and the monitoring of the environment. Satellite television immediately informs us visually of events in formerly remote locations, as well as providing…

    Hardback – 2007-01-28

  • The Limits of Expertise

    Rethinking Pilot Error and the Causes of Airline Accidents, 1st Edition

    By R. Key Dismukes, Benjamin A. Berman, Loukia Loukopoulos

    Why would highly skilled, well-trained pilots make errors that lead to accidents when they had safely completed many thousands of previous flights? The majority of all aviation accidents are attributed primarily to human error, but this is often misinterpreted as evidence of lack of skill,…

    Paperback – 2007-01-12
    Ashgate Studies in Human Factors for Flight Operations

  • Critical Incident Stress Management in Aviation

    1st Edition

    By Joachim Vogt

    Edited by Jörg Leonhardt

    Critical incident stress management (CISM) is now a well-established method in crisis intervention, and one that is clearly needed within aviation. However, there are many peculiarities in this branch of CISM which require thorough consideration. People working in high-reliability environments…

    Hardback – 2006-12-12

  • Aeromedical Transportation

    A Clinical Guide, 2nd Edition

    By T. Martin

    Still the only book published anywhere in the world which is devoted entirely to the principles of aeromedical transport, Aeromedical Transportation has rightly become known as the sole reference for the industry. This second edition has been radically revised and updated; featuring the latest…

    Paperback – 2006-12-12
    CRC Press

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