Flight Discipline / Edition 1

Flight Discipline / Edition 1

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by Tony Kern
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070343713

ISBN-13: 9780070343719

Pub. Date: 02/01/1998

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Flight Discipline is the complete tool kit for any aviator, whether military, commercial, or recreational, to develop the crack discipline needed to be a safe and effective aviator. Major Tony Kern analyses the causes of poor flight discipline, gives chilling case studies of the consequences, and lays out a plan for individual improvement. Key words are italicized

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Flight Discipline is the complete tool kit for any aviator, whether military, commercial, or recreational, to develop the crack discipline needed to be a safe and effective aviator. Major Tony Kern analyses the causes of poor flight discipline, gives chilling case studies of the consequences, and lays out a plan for individual improvement. Key words are italicized and review questions included for each chapter. An unequalled guide to this mainspring of good piloting.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070343719
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
02/01/1998
Edition description:
List
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
1,080,837
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction.
Part I: The Problem of Poor Discipline.

The Costs of Poor Discipline.

The Letter of the Law: Regulatory Deviation.

The Problem with Shortcuts: Procedural Deviations.

Organizational Policies: Two Issues for Flight Discipline.
Part II: The Anatomy of Flight Discipline.

The Enemy Within: Internal Factors Impacting Flight Discipline.

Outside Influences: External Factors Impacting Flight Discipline.

Guiding Lights: The Critical Role of Mentoring and Instruction.
Part III: Killing Conditions: Common Scenarios for Breakdowns of Flight Discipline.

The Experience Factor.

Glory Seeking: The Airshow Syndrome.

Misplaced Priorities.

Overconfidence and Complacency.F

ailing to Prepare.

Flight Insurance: A Personal Program for Improving Flight Discipline.

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Flight Discipline 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
The man knows what he is talking about. He backs up each chapter with numerious case studys, personal experience and military procedures. You will defiently become a safer pilot if you pay attention to what he is saying.