Naked Pilot

It is the question 'Why' that David Beaty has addressed here, fighting the misnomer of 'pilot error' and propounding that the cause should be sought deeper inside human beings who make apparently simple human errors.

Naked Pilot

Discusses human errors which impact the safety of air travel, including fatigue, communication, education, stress, boredom, conformity, and illusion

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Naked Pilot
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: David Beaty
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-05-05 - Publisher: Crowood Press

Discusses human errors which impact the safety of air travel, including fatigue, communication, education, stress, boredom, conformity, and illusion
The Naked Pilot
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: David Beaty
Categories: Aeronautics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-01-01 - Publisher:

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