Controlling Pilot Error: Situational Awareness

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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...
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Overview

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.

SITUATIONAL AWARENESS

Do you pilot with constantly acute mental accuracy and analysis?
*Overcome the passive pilot syndrome involved in many aviation accidents
*Learn to "prepare to be aware"
*Sharpen perception of your surroundings
*Build a second sense for detecting loss of SA
*Recover quickly from temporary disorientation
*Learn about cockpit avionics that warn of SA losses FAST & FOCUSED RX FOR PILOT ERROR

The most effective aviation safety tools available,CONTROLLING PILOT ERROR guides offer you expert protection against the causes of up to 80% of aviation accidents—pilot mistakes. Each title provides:
*Related case studies
*Valuable "save yourself" techniques and safety tips
*Clear and concise analysis of error sets BEST FOR PILOTS

BUILD YOUR KNOWLEDGE BASE—INCREASE YOUR CONFIDENCE—SHARPEN YOUR SKILLS—LEARN LIFESAVING TIPS

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071373210
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
  • Publication date: 6/28/2001
  • Series: Controlling Pilot Error Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 229
  • Product dimensions: 8.10 (w) x 5.10 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Foreword
1 Fat, Dumb, and Happy 1
2 Discovering Situational Awareness 15
3 Maintaining Situational Awareness 51
4 Recognizing the Loss of Situational Awareness 103
5 Recovering Situational Awareness 141
6 The Penalty 177
7 Prepare to Be Aware 191
Index 227
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