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Airspace Closure and Civil Aviation
Airspace Closure and Civil Aviation
Steven D. Jaffe

Airspace Closure and Civil Aviation

A Strategic Resource for Airline Managers

Understanding the root causes of airspace constraints, developing strategies for mitigating their impact, and anticipating future airspace closures, are critical for the efficient and safe operation of any airline. This book uniquely examines the technological, geographic, regulatory, and political aspects of airspace closure, with a focus ...

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Safety Management Systems in Aviation
Safety Management Systems in Aviation
Alan J. Stolzer and John J. Goglia

Safety Management Systems in Aviation

While some countries have been engaged in Safety Management System (SMS) programs for a few years, it is still non-existent in many other countries. In this second edition of Safety Management Systems in Aviation, the authors have extensively updated relevant sections to reflect developments since the original book of 2008. New sections include: a brief history of FAA initiatives to establish SMS, data-driven safety studies, developing a system description ...

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Air Transportation
Air Transportation
John G. Wensveen

Air Transportation

A Management Perspective

Now in its Eighth Edition, Air Transportation: A Management Perspective by John Wensveen is a proven textbook that offers a comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of air transportation management.

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Systems Engineering for Commercial Aircraft
Systems Engineering for Commercial Aircraft
Scott Jackson

Systems Engineering for Commercial Aircraft

A Domain-Specific Adaptation

Scott Jackson explains the principles of systems engineering in simple, understandable terms and describes to engineers and managers how these principles would be applied to the development of commercial aircraft. More of a how and a why guide rather than a what guide, the book stresses that systems engineering is an integrated technical-managerial ...

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The Dragon in the Cockpit
The Dragon in the Cockpit
Hung-Sying Jing and Allen Batteau

The Dragon in the Cockpit

How Western Aviation Concepts Conflict with Chinese Value Systems

The Dragon in the Cockpit enhances the mutual understanding between Western aviation human-factors practitioners and the Chinese aviation community by describing some of the fundamental Chinese cultural characteristics pertinent to the field of flight safety. This book provides crucial insights into Chinese culture and how it manifests itself ...

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Foundations of Aviation Law
Foundations of Aviation Law
Michael W. Pearson and Daniel S. Riley

Foundations of Aviation Law

Foundations of Aviation Law is an easy-reading general primer into the often complex world of aviation law, written for aviation students as well as legal professionals who are looking for broad-based, introductory coverage of the subject. The book is divided into six general categories, with fifteen relevant sub-chapters, allowing focused learning into particular areas of law. Throughout it features chapter summaries, key word indices and review ...

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Will Sustainability Fly?
Will Sustainability Fly?
Walter J. Palmer

Will Sustainability Fly?

Aviation Fuel Options in a Low-Carbon World

International air and marine travel have been left to one side in past negotiations to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions but, unless something is done, emissions from this segment of the world economy will form a progressively larger percentage of the total, especially as emissions fall in other activities. Will Sustainability Fly? broadens ...

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Advances in Aviation Psychology
Advances in Aviation Psychology
Edited by Michael A. Vidulich, Pamela S. Tsang and John M. Flach

Advances in Aviation Psychology

Volume 1

This book is the first in a series of volumes to be published in conjunction with the biennial International Symposium on Aviation Psychology (ISAP). The aim of each volume is not only to report the latest findings in aviation psychology but also to suggest new directions for advancing the field. More than simply a collection of selected proceeding ...

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