Controlling Pilot Error: Automation

Paperback | May 29, 2001

byVladimir Risukhin

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With up to 80% of accidents attributed to pilot error, this new series is critically important. It identifies and examines the ten top areas of concern to pilot safety. Each book contains real-life pilot stories drawn from FAA/NASA databases, valuable save-yourself techniques and an action agenda of preventive techniques pilots can implement to avoid risks.

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With up to 80% of accidents attributed to pilot error, this new series is critically important. It identifies and examines the ten top areas of concern to pilot safety. Each book contains real-life pilot stories drawn from FAA/NASA databases, valuable save-yourself techniques and an action agenda of preventive techniques pilots can imp...

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AUTOMATIONMaster the interface between human and machine intelligence in aviation.*Develop and trust your own pilot judgment as first alert*Avoid overreliance and underreliance on automatic equipment*Enhance your intuitive ability to call overrides*Keep underlying skills sharp while using automation*Develop keener skills for detecting ...

Vladimir Risukhin is Russia's leading authority on human factors and automation in aviation. His specialties inlcude, but are not limited to, training pilots to transition from the larger aircrews of traditional aircraft to the two-person cockpits of Western planes such as the B767, the B777, and the Airbus. He has 25 years of experi...
Format:PaperbackDimensions:8.2 × 5.2 × 0.89 inPublished:May 29, 2001Publisher:McGraw-HillLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071373209

ISBN - 13:9780071373203

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Table of Contents

Part I: Acquaintance with Aircraft Automation.

Chapter 1: New Flight Operation Aspects Brought by Automation.

Chapter 2: Automated Aircraft Design.

Part II: Automated Aircraft Crew Working Environment.

Chapter 3: Modern Flight Deck.

Chapter 4: Flight Path Parameters Electronic Indications.

Chapter 5: Electronic Crew Warning Systems.

Part III: Automated Aircraft in Flight.

Chapter 6: Flight Path Control.

Chapter 7: Automated Air Navigation.

Part IV: Automated Flight Operations.

Chapter 8: Human Role in Automated Aircraft Flight.

Chapter 9: Securing Crew-Aircraft Automated System Efficiency.