123. Sleep and Aviation

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. John A. Caldwell

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch123

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Caldwell, J. A. (2005) Sleep and Aviation, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch123

Editor Information

  1. National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Denver, Colorado, USA

Author Information

  1. Air Force Research Laboratory, Brooks City–Base, Texas, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • sleep and aviation;
  • sleep difficulties and safety;
  • fatigue countermeasures in aviation


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Long-haul Commercial Pilots

  • Short-haul Commercial Pilots

  • Military Aviators

  • Sleep Difficulties and Safety

  • Fatigue Countermeasures in Aviation

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References