A complete examination of issues and concepts relating to human factors in simulation, this book covers theory and application in space, ships, submarines, naval aviation, and commercial aviation. The authors examine issues of simulation and their effect on the validity and functionality of simulators as a training device. The chapters contain in depth discussions of these particular characteristics and issues. They also incorporate theories pertaining to the motivational aspects of training, simulation of social events, and PC based simulation.According to one engineer: ...a too ambitious schedule for the new 747-400 aircraft has caused wiring errors so extensive ... such as unfilled or overburdened management roles, minimal flight following, and incompatible operations manualsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook of Aviation Human Factors, Second Edition|
|Author||:||John A. Wise, V. David Hopkin, Daniel J. Garland|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2009-12-16|