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Naked Pilot : the Human Factor in Aircraft Accidents (95 Edition)

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Investigations into the causes of aircraft accidents have for decades focused on what happened and who did it - very rarely 'Why'? It is the question 'Why' that David Beaty has addressed here, fighting the misnomer of 'pilot error' and propounding that the cause should be sought deeper inside human beings who make apparently simple human errors.

Synopsis:

Focuses on large commercial-aircraft accidents.

Synopsis:

After landing safely back at the airport with a fire on board, no exit on a DC-8 was opened for 23 minutes and 301 people inside perished. Investigations into aircraft accidents often focus on what happened and who did it, but very rarely on why, which is the question this book addresses.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-301) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781853104824
Subtitle:
The Human Factor in Aircraft Accidents
Author:
Beaty, David
Publisher:
The Crowood Press UK
Location:
Shrewsbury, England :
Subject:
Aviation - General
Subject:
Aeronautics
Subject:
Psychology
Subject:
Technology
Subject:
Aviation - Piloting & Flight Instruction
Subject:
Air pilots
Subject:
Safety
Subject:
Aircraft accidents
Subject:
Aviation psychology.
Subject:
Aviation-Flight Instruction and Aerodynamics
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
no. 9
Publication Date:
19950505
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
31 b/w ill
Pages:
328
Dimensions:
8.5 x 6 x 1 in 1 lb

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Focuses on large commercial-aircraft accidents.
"Synopsis" by , After landing safely back at the airport with a fire on board, no exit on a DC-8 was opened for 23 minutes and 301 people inside perished. Investigations into aircraft accidents often focus on what happened and who did it, but very rarely on why, which is the question this book addresses.
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