Human Factors in Flight
June 30, 2017 - CRC

The late Captain Frank H Hawkins FRAes, M Phil, was Human Factors Consultant to KLM, for whom he had flown for over 30 years as line captain and R & D pilot, designing the flight decks for all KLM aircraft from the Viscount to the Boeing 747. In this period he developed and applied his...

Insect Flight
December 8, 2017 - CRC

Insects are the most numerous class of animals or earth, both in terms of their number and their variety. There are 800,000 recognized species, with between 1 and 10 million estimated species yet to be classified. This book will discuss, mechanics of flight, Wing structure, Hovering...

March 1, 2007 - NAVY

APPLICABILITY AND SCOPE. This instruction applies to contractor personnel whose duties include the operation or maintenance of any aircraft under any contract which incorporates by reference or includes this Instruction, and to all GFRs appointed pursuant to those contracts. This instruction has...

FAA JO 1900.47 - Air Traffic Organization Operational Contingency Plan
December 1, 2006 - FAA

The purpose of an OCP, also known as the facility contingency plan (CP), is to reduce the impact(s) and risk(s) to the National Airspace System (NAS) in the event a facility is, or facilities are, unable to safely and efficiently provide ATC services as required by FAA Orders 7110.65, Air...

AR 95-1 - Flight Regulations
March 22, 2018 - ARMY

Purpose This regulation establishes policy and procedures for Army manned/unmanned aircraft operations, flight rules, crew requirements, and general aviation provisions. It defines aircrew training and equipment requirements, standardization programs, and management of aviation resources....

FAA 8900.1 - Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)
September 13, 2007 - FAA

Purpose of This Order. This order establishes the Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS) as the repository of all Flight Standards policy and guidance concerning aviation safety inspector job tasks. Technically speaking, FSIMS is a Flight Standards directive,...

Space Flight Dynamics
May 1, 2018 - WILEY

Thorough coverage of space flight topics with selfcontained chapters serving a variety of courses in orbital mechanics, spacecraft dynamics, and astronautics This concise yet comprehensive book on space flight dynamics addresses all phases of a space mission: getting to space (launch...

June 7, 2011 - ARINC

Purpose of this Document This document is intended to provide design guidance for the development and installation of Flight Data Recorders (FDR) which may utilize solid state memory and which may employ some means of data compression. The document does not cover the overall flight...

Principles of Flight Simulation
October 1, 2009 - WILEY

Principles of Flight Simulation is a comprehensive guide to flight simulator design, covering the modelling, algorithms and software which underpin flight simulation. The book covers the mathematical modelling and software which underpin flight simulation. The detailed...

Human Factors in Multi-Crew Flight Operations
May 28, 1999 - CRC

With the pace of ongoing technological and teamwork evolution across air transport, there has never been a greater need to master the application and effective implementation of leading edge human factors knowledge. Human Factors in Multi-Crew Flight Operations does just that. Written from...

SAE AIR1703 - In-Flight Thrust Determination
December 1, 2012 - SAE

In-Flight Thrust Determination, SAE AIR1703 reviews the major aspects of processes that may be used for the determination of in-flight thrust (IFT). It includes discussions of basic definitions, analytical and ground test methods to predict installed thrust of a given propulsion...

ARINC 542A - Digital Flight Data Recorder
January 21, 1988 - ARINC

Purpose: This document is intended to provide airline desires regarding the design and installation of an integral Digital Flight Data Recorder for early generation airline aircraft. Specifically, this new Flight Data Recorder is intended to be a direct replacement for older...

May 29, 2009 - ARINC

Purpose: This document is intended to provide design guidance for the development and installation of an Enhanced Airborne Flight Recorder (EAFR). The EAFR standard addresses combinations of any or all of the following in a single Line Replaceable Unit (LRU), a Digital Flight Data...

March 27, 1998 - NPFC

This specification covers a scroll-type flight check list holder.

Helicopter Flight Dynamics
April 1, 2008 - WILEY

The behaviour of helicopters is so complex that understanding the physical mechanisms at work in trim, stability and response, and thus the prediction of Flying Qualities, requires a framework of analytical and numerical modelling and simulation. Good Flying Qualities are vital for ensuring that...

SAE AIR1151 - Flight Compartment Glare
December 1, 2011 - SAE

PURPOSE To bring to the attention of the aircraft designer and user the problems that can result from the flight crew experiencing glare.

July 5, 1996 - NPFC

This commercial item description covers the requirements for a long sleeve, pullover type jersey.The jersey is intended for wear by flight deck personnel aboard aircraft carriers to designate their assigned duties as follows: White Phone talkers Blue Plane pushers Green Catapult and...

SAE ARP4104/1 - Flight Envelope Awareness/Protection
June 1, 1993 - SAE

This annex recommends additional design objectives applicable when control laws or control characteristics are modified for the purpose of Flight Envelope Awareness/Protection. While only manually controlled flight is addressed, it is assumed that Autoflight, Autothrottle, or...