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  • 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

  • Buying the Big Jets

    Fleet Planning for Airlines, 3rd Edition

    By Paul Clark

    Selecting the right aircraft for an airline operation is a vastly complex process, involving a multitude of skills and considerable knowledge of the business. Buying the Big Jets has been published since 2001 to provide expert guidance to all those involved in aircraft selection strategies. This…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06

  • Advances in Aviation Psychology, Volume 2

    Using Scientific Methods to Address Practical Human Factors Needs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael A. Vidulich, Pamela S. Tsang, John Flach

    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 opportunities within aviation systems, (b) envisioning design solutions that best utilize human capabilities for…

    Hardback – 2017-05-16

  • 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

  • A History of International Civil Aviation

    From its Origins through Transformative Evolution, 1st Edition

    By Alan Dobson

    For civil aviation to progress it has never been just about technology and business practices. To go from the rudiments of the early services that plied across short distances in Europe and America to what we experience today required most of all that politicians and policy-makers address the…

    Hardback – 2017-04-25

  • 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

  • Deep Stall

    The Turbulent Story of Boeing Commercial Airplanes, 1st Edition

    By Philip K. Lawrence, David W. Thornton

    Deep Stall applies a framework of strategic analysis to the Boeing Company. Boeing is the world's largest aerospace / defence company, with turnover in the region of US $60bn. The book examines the relative decline of Boeing in the civil aircraft market in relation to European manufacturer,…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27

  • Culture and Defence in Brazil

    An Inside Look at Brazil's Aerospace Strategies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Filomena Fontes Ricco

    This volume examines the connection between culture and defence by providing an inside look at Brazil’s aerospace strategies. Brazil is becoming increasingly important geopolitically, and several studies have sought to further understanding of this new position in the international arena. This…

    Hardback – 2017-02-14
    Military Strategy and Operational Art

  • The Next War in the Air

    Britain's Fear of the Bomber, 1908–1941, 1st Edition

    By Brett Holman

    In the early twentieth century, the new technology of flight changed warfare irrevocably, not only on the battlefield, but also on the home front. As prophesied before 1914, Britain in the First World War was effectively no longer an island, with its cities attacked by Zeppelin airships and Gotha…

    Paperback – 2017-01-06

  • Aviation Social Science: Research Methods in Practice

    1st Edition

    By Mark W. Wiggins, Catherine Stevens

    This book is a guide that addressees social science research issues within the aviation industry. Studies involving human factors, personality, training systems evaluation, decision-making, crew resource management and situation awareness are used to illustrate not only the process, but also the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02
    Studies in Aviation Psychology and Human Factors

  • Training Design in Aviation

    1st Edition

    By Norman MacLeod

    Well structured training, based on sound theoretical principles, can transform the system in which high performance is essential and in turn, the organisation. Yet the strategic role of cost-effective training provision is often less well understood than it might be in all branches of aviation -…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30

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