Jane's Air Traffic Control 2012-2013

Author: David Rider Jenny Beechener

Publisher: Janes Information Group

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page:

View: 492

Jane's Air Traffic Control (ATC) systematizes key ATC equipment, technology and market data for more than 600 of the worlds specialist manufacturers.

Human Performance and Situation Awareness Measures

Author: Valerie Jane Gawron

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN:

Category: Psychology

Page: 190

View: 320

This book was developed to help researchers and practitioners select measures to be used in the evaluation of human/machine systems. The book begins with an overview of the steps involved in developing a test to measure human performance. This is followed by a definition of human performance and a review of human performance measures. Another section defines situational awareness with reviews of situational awareness measures. For both the performance and situational awareness sections, each measure is described, along with its strengths and limitations, data requirements, threshold values, and sources of further information. To make this reference easier to use, extensive author and subject indices are provided. Features Provides a short engineering tutorial on experimental design Offers readily accessible information on human performance and situational awareness (SA) measures Presents general description of the measure Covers data collection, reduction, and analysis requirements Details the strengths and limitations or restrictions of each measure, including proprietary rights or restrictions

Air Transport Liberalization

A Critical Assessment

Author: Matthias Finger

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 400

View: 393

This groundbreaking book offers a critical and wide-ranging assessment of the global air transport liberalization process over the past 40 years. This compilation of world experts on air transport economics, policy, and regulation is timely and significant, considering that air transport is currently facing a series of new challenges due to technological changes, the emergence of new markets, and increased security concerns.

Iraq in Crisis

Author: Anthony H. Cordesman

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN:

Category: Political Science

Page: 404

View: 628

Iraq is a nation in crisis bordering on civil war. The country now faces growing violence, a steady rise in Sunni Islamist extremism, an increasingly authoritarian leader that favors Iraq’s Sunnis, and growing ethnic tension between Arabs and Kurds Iraq in Crisis examines Iraq's problems in 2014 and projects possible future trends.

Corporate Manslaughter in the Maritime and Aviation Industries

Author: Simon Daniels

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN:

Category: Law

Page: 158

View: 704

This book provides expert analysis of the application of?the evolving law in Corporate Manslaughter?as it relates to the Maritime and Aviation industries.? It will prove to be a useful tool for practitioners and students in this specialised area, as well as those working in the maritime and aviation industries, such as those who will be accountable under the Corporate Manslaughter Act 2007; the Masters and Pilots who manage the risks; and the insurers who underwrite the cost of the risks.??? The author will discuss areas such as: The liability towards passengers and employees The Prosecution of offenders Comparative analysis of corporate manslaughter in the wider, global industry

Jane's All the World's Aircraft

Author: Frederick Thomas Jane

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Aeronautics

Page: 968

View: 438

Jane's All the World's Aircraft sets the standard in aviation reference. It provides exhaustive technical detail on over 1,000 civil and military aircraft currently being produced or under development by more than 560 companies. Photographs and line drawings aid recognition and comparison, giving you the ability to evaluate competitors, recognise trends in aerospace development, identify potential buyers and select business partners. You can check key specifi cations for any aircraft, including dimensions, performance, structure, landing gear, power plants and armaments. In addition, there are details of the world's aircraft manufacturers and their programmes, so you can identify key contracts, production rates, customers and order backlogs.