61. Human Factors and Ergonomics in Aviation

  1. Gavriel Salvendy2,3
  1. Steven J. Landry

Published Online: 26 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118131350.ch61

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Landry, S. J. (2012) Human Factors and Ergonomics in Aviation, in Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118131350.ch61

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

  2. 3

    Tsinghua University, Beijing, People's Republic of China

Author Information

  1. School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470528389

Online ISBN: 9781118131350

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Keywords:

  • human factors and ergonomics, in aviation;
  • flight deck human factors;
  • air traffic control human factors;
  • aviation maintenance, safety management;
  • automated conflict detection

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction: Brief History of Human Factors Problems in Aviation

  • Flight Deck Human Factors

  • Air Traffic Control Human Factors

  • Aviation Maintenance and Safety Management

  • Emerging Issues in Aviation

  • Future Challenges and Conclusions

  • References