Aircraft Safety Accident Investigations, Analyses and Applications

ISBN-10: 0071409742
ISBN-13: 9780071409742
Edition: 2nd 2003 (Revised)
Authors: Shari S. Krause
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List price: $45.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 8/13/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 483
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.134
Language: English

Introduction
Human Factors
Judgment and Decision-Making
Principles of Good Judgment and Decision-Making
Good Judgment and Decision-Making in Practice
Influences That Affect Judgment
Hazardous Thought Patterns Exercise
References
Accurate Situation Assessment Leads to Good Situation Awareness
Recognition
Evaluation
Situation Awareness through Monitoring and Challenging
Airborne Express DC-8--Breakdown in Situation Awareness
References
Crew Resource Management: The Integration of Interpersonal Skills and Technical Proficiency
Interpersonal Communication
Crew Effectiveness
Reference
Spatial Disorientation
Senses and Spatial Orientation
Visual and Vestibular Senses
Sensory Illusions
Types of Spatial Disorientation
Prevention
References
Part I Case Studies
American Airlines Flight 1420
TWA Flight 843
Korean Air Flight 801
Northwest Airlink Flight 5719
Avianca Flight 052
American Eagle Flight 3379
John F. Kennedy, Jr.
Delta Airlines Flight 106
Singapore Airlines Flight 006
Eastern Airlines Flight 401
Runway Incursions
Runway Incursion Severity Categories
Reported Runway Incursions by Severity
Distribution by Aircraft Type and Combination
Conclusions
References
Part II Case Studies
USAir Flight 1493 and Skywest Flight 5569
TWA Flight 427 and a Cessna 441
United Express 5925 and a Beechcraft King Air A90
Northwest Flights 1482 and 299
Eastern Flight 111 and a Beechcraft King Air 100
Pan American Flight 1736 and KLM Flight 4805
Weather
Air Masses and Fronts
Air Masses
Fronts
Frontal Waves
Occlusions
References
Cloud Formation
Low Clouds
Middle Clouds
High Clouds
Extensive Vertical Development
Special Cloud Types
References
Thunderstorms
Unstable Air
Lifting Action
Moisture
Life Cycle of a Thunderstorm Cell
Types of Thunderstorms
Meteorological Observations
Aircraft Performance in Heavy Rain
References
Downbursts and Low-Level Windshear
Macrobursts
Microbursts
Types of Microbursts
Types of Parent Clouds
Temperature Parameters
Low-Level Windshear
Indicators of Windshear
References
Icing Conditions
Stratiform Clouds
Cumuliform Clouds
Cirriform Clouds
Structural Icing
Ice Formation on Fixed-Wing Aircraft
Frontal Zones
Induction Icing
References
Turbulence
Convective Turbulence
Mechanical Turbulence
Mountain Range Turbulence
Mountain Wave Turbulence
Turbulence in Narrow Canyons and Gorges
Flying Guidelines around a Mountain Wave
Clear-Air Turbulence
References
Wake-Vortex Turbulence
Wake-Vortex Motion
Atmospheric Factors
Flying Guidelines
Wake-Vortex Research
Boeing 757 Safety Concern
Wake-Vortex Accidents
References
Part III Case Studies
USAir Flight 1016
American Eagle Flight 4184
Delta Airlines Flight 191
USAir Flight 405
China Airlines Flight CI-012
Southern Airways Flight 242
Mid-Air Collisions
Reference
Mid-Air Collision Avoidance: From See-and-Avoid to Search-and-Detect
Eye-Brain Connection
Eye Movement
Distant Visual Acuity
Cockpit Creates Monocular Visual Areas
Effective Scanning Based on Sectors
Enhancing Visual Skills
References
Part IV Case Studies
A Cessna 340 and a North American T-6
A Cessna Citation and a Cessna 172
Aeromexico Flight 498 and a Piper Cherokee
A U.S. Army U-21 and a Piper Navajo
A Mitsubishi MU-2 and a Piper Saratoga
PSA Flight 182 and a Cessna 172
Mechanical and Maintenance
Part V Case Studies
TWA Flight 800
United Flight 585, USAir Flight 427, Eastwind Flight 517--A Compilation of Uncommanded Rudder Events in B-737 Aircraft
ValuJet Flight 592
Atlantic Southeast Airlines Flight 2311
United Airlines Flight 232
Air France Flight 4590
American Airlines Flight 191
Index

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