Therefore, it is paramount to be aware of risk factors and causes of fatigue among air traffic controllers, and use methods which would allow for mitigating these factors and causes.
The most valuable assessment tool to determine occupational hazards is surveying air traffic controllers who undergo the daily stress of the job.
Given the tight schedule of these participants, and the limited time that the researcher had to conduct the study, a small sample of 20 participants was selected. The researcher explained to them the relevance of [...]
Industrial hygiene can be described as the "science and art" dedicated to detecting, assessing, and managing those factors and stressors present in the workplace that can affect workers' health or well-being negatively or cause them [...]
Airline workers are habitually exposed to numerous hazards, the significance of which can vary from minor to immediately dangerous to life and health. It is worth remembering that eye PPE can limit the field of [...]
The literature review reveals that plenty of research studies on the topic of aviation training are directed at the provision of security and safety to both the crew and the passengers.
The effective operation of organizations in the aviation sector calls for the safety of employees. They are meant to uphold the safety of the employees both on the runway and in the aircraft.
In the aircraft industry, productivity is not hard to measure due to the transparency of annual reports and a rather visible impact of the core variables on the success of the company.
Considering the volume of air traffic, airports, and operators in the US, the FAA has extensive rules and regulations. To a large extent, GCAA has followed the rules and regulations of the FAA on many [...]
First, people had to use the tactics they utilized moving on the land, but the use of radio, radar, and, finally, satellites enabled people to improve navigation significantly.
As a result of the automation of ATC, more control will be given to pilots and crews, including in conflict management.
This paper examines how airlines can maximize the usefulness of practical guidelines that can be used to implement a performance-based contracting approach in their procurement process and the value the aviation industry will acquire in [...]
The paper discusses the SmartProbe Air Data System in detail and the advantages that it has to a system. The system is additionally utilized due to the versatility that it presents and the adaptability to [...]
Arguably, the history of the turbine engine dates back to the era of the Old Testament of the Bible. The first engine to demonstrate the viability of the gas-turbine engine was made of a three-piston [...]
The examples of CRM in the case of this flight are the exemplary performances of the three people comprising the plane crew.
Later on, the shower was getting stronger, and the captain of the plane noticed lightning in the cloud before him. At that moment, the only thing the pilots could do to prevent a crash was [...]
The expansion of the Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport and the construction of the fifth runway were as a result of several reasons.
Such issues as the current strategic position described in the document, the adequacy of the plan to the existing Australian aviation safety performance, the plan's strengths and weaknesses, are investigated; also, safety standards and guidelines [...]
The usage of the Australian Corporate Plan related to aviation safety and security could also contribute to the reconsideration of the existing approach to airport operations and help outline the spheres of change that should [...]
It is also important to point out the fact that the current security procedures and protocols are based on a set of assumptions, one of which is that compliance with rules and regulations will allow [...]
Specifically, the time that the process of checking in and handing in the luggage typically takes has been extended for security reasons, which was bound to affect the satisfaction rates of the target audience.
Because of globalisation and the heightened competition, the airlines of the current world regard the essence of joining strategic alliances as crucial for bolstering their competitiveness.
Airport managers have to measure the level of performance in airport terminals in relation to the expectations of customers and the possible quality of services offered.
The workload is an essential notion in the discipline of human resource management; in the field of aviation, this notion gains critical importance because it is one of the factors upon which the safety of [...]
The complexity of the modern world and problems and misunderstandings in international relations resulted in the rise of terrorism, which is considered one of the most topical issues of the modern world.
In particular, regulation number 300/2008, issued and approved by the European Parliament and Council, outlines a set of common standards and rules affecting the procedures involved in aviation security matters; to be more precise, the [...]
Moreover, the rise of terrorism and its spread throughout the globe has also contributed to the great importance of security measures that must be explored to guarantee the security and safety of passengers and personnel [...]
The lack of focus on the data that a customer needs to choose the appropriate company, therefore, has prompted the creation of the IS.
The goal of this paper is to provide information about the concepts surrounding this issue and to look into the impact of emergency response on the reputation of an airline and legitimacy based on real-life [...]
Therefore, this paper considers the general role that social media might play in a crisis or emergency in the airline industry and describes methods that could be used to deal with the potential adverse outcomes [...]
This incident led to the sudden closure of the airport. Several negotiators were involved throughout the event to secure the lives of the 56 passengers in the hijacked aircraft.
As a trainee in the department of aviation logistics, I was supposed to supervise the procurement and shipment of varied military resources.
The given paper revolves around one of the greatest events in the history of humanity which predetermined the further development of science and society.
Another dilemma that contributed to the problems in the implementation of this project was the overall design of the airport according to Gene Di Fonso who was the president of BAE.
The study was based on an evaluation of the evolution of airport security with respect to the general safety of this mode of transport.
The schedule planners seek to provide the best service to the public while maintaining a stable financial position for the airline.
This paper will, therefore, attempt to look at the reasons of the growth of the airline industry that has been evident lately, as well as consider competition and the influence of the Internet on the [...]
The aviation regulations in the UAE and the US require aircraft companies to conform to standards in operations to significantly reduce accidents.
The liberation of the market has seen a change in the ownership of airlines from government owned to private owned airlines and airports. With advanced technology, short-haul aircrafts are easy to use for the majority [...]
This paper reviews and discusses one safety recommendation by the NTSB and one consumer protection by the Department of Transportation, with the view to demonstrating how safety and consumer protection issues are entrenched within the [...]
In the second part, the main market segments in the industry will be identified and analyzed. The last part of the paper will contrast the target market and positioning strategies of JetBlue and Southwest Airlines.
In the tight knit flight deck environment, occupying a crew station with a member that has little useful work to perform would be an invitation to distraction and, contrary to the intent of the labor [...]
The airport personnel is the first agency that has the responsibility to ensure security in the airport. The first thing that the airport personnel have to do is to confirm the identity of the passengers.
The only way of improving the security in this industry is to remain alert to possible risks that may lead to serious threat to the lives of the passengers and other stakeholders in this industry.
In the field of Aviation, several issues related to human errors have firm links to 'pilots.' To say pilot errors have drawn the attention of Aviation researchers.
The concept of Fixed Base Operator initiated in the United States of America as early as 1926 in order to replace the Air Commerce Act.
This paper discusses the operations processes at the airport in an effort to evaluate the appropriateness in terms of their contributions to productivity, quality, and overall effectiveness. The transport operations department also uses air-marshals to [...]
In this regard, the project's information would be of benefit to all the stakeholders in the aviation industry. After that, the literature highlight measures to be adopted to ensure that the safety and security in [...]
The report will explore the instrumentation used in aircraft and flight instruments. Through these discussions, hopefully, we will be able to understand the significance of the instruments and systems in the aircraft and the entire [...]
In order to prevent substantial expenses described afore, it is undoubtedly worthwhile for airlines and aviation companies to invest in ground operations safety and train all the staff working in the ramp and gate areas.
Presently, the increase in the number of attacks on airports and airlines due to poor maintenance and negligence is a serious concern to a number of stakeholders.
Even though automated systems increase the efficiency of operations in the aviation industry, automating the roles of first officers is a bad idea.
1 Before the civil aviation and the commercial aviation began operating, several theorists, scientists, and early innovators, had foreseen the coming of the aerospace technologies.
The Black Hornet Nano UAV is the result of such an effort. The Black Hornet Nano is a miniature helicopter and flies like the one.
The main objective of the analysis is to have firsthand experience of the problems facing the company and gain knowledge concerning probable developments and potentials.
In the end, the types of sensors that are going to be used need to be in working balance with the mass of the UAV.
A significant part of inspections at the Honolulu Airport is the use of checklists which list the parts that will be inspected and the steps to be undertaken.
The purpose of this essay is to evaluate the impacts of the jet engine development on the air transport industry. The following is a discussion of some of the implications that the jet engine brought [...]
Although Classic Airlines is one of the market leaders in the provision of airline services to more than 240 destinations, there are myriads of marketing and management challenges that the company is still grappling with [...]
Hurrying up the testing to meet the publicly announced testing deadline may lead to compromising the reliability and safety of the entire aircraft system. The decision to object to the demands obeys the rules of [...]
However, safety culture, in the production context, is a product of the integration of values and norms within the organization, which translates to commercial gains.
The biggest challenge for an organisation operating in a disaster-prone business environment is the development of mechanisms of predicting risks and ways of protecting their brands from collapsing in the event of organisational crisis.
The kingdom of Saudi Arabia is one of the most important countries not only in the Middle East, but also in the globe. Fuel is usually stored in the fuselage which is located in the [...]
Aircraft technology should be developed with the highest technology in the land at any time in order to be efficient and proactive in the industry.
It is in the aftermath of the Chicago system that the airline transport started embracing some form of liberalization, which has led to much advancement in this sector.
The difference between the licensed and independent PMA is in the character of the cooperation between the companies and the features of producing the PMA parts.
The first one is Check A and it must be carried out before the first flight of the day. In addition, the functionality of the fuel pump has to be inspected during this check.
The skills and training that the airline staff get is necessary to ensure security and effectiveness of the flight and thus make the operation and management of the airline easier. The preferences and the needs [...]
One of the reasons was to improve the design of the aircraft and to manage the communication lines. The fact that the funding by the Research and Development was very low to meet the requirements, [...]
Effective aircraft evaluation results in the determination of its existing state and the probability of the failure of its body and engine parts.
These markings are positioned on the right side of the centerline and are used to confirm to the pilot the description of the taxiway on which the aircraft is located.
The famous terrorist attack on the Twin Towers on September 11 of the year 2001 in the US was a key event that heighted the security awareness concerning the susceptibility of the transport modes especially [...]
The 9/11 attacks on the United States' civil aviation industry demonstrated the extent to which terrorism can cause damage to the economy of a country and mass murder of innocent individuals. On the other hand, [...]
Ryanair has been typified by swift advancement, owing to the deregulation in the airline sector and the accomplishment of the cost saving operation model.
Another department present at the airport is the Strategic and International Affairs department. This department is responsible for the internationalization of the airport's services.
Presently, the increase in the number of accidents due to poor maintenance and inspection is a major concern to many stakeholders.
It involves the approximations of the size dimensions, weights and the selection of aerodynamic properties suitable for the satisfaction of the requirements as described in the proposal of the aircraft design.
NextGen system is popularly used to refer to the National Airspace System, which is to be implemented in the due course in various parts of the US, between the year 2012 and 2025.
In the event that all lavatories become inoperable during a tarmac delay, the airline will return to the gate as soon as practical or make other arrangements to immediately service the aircraft to return the [...]
When speaking about the history of aviation in the USA, one is to keep in mind that aviation plays an important role in the development of the country, as it is considered to be a [...]
The deregulation of the airline industry in 1978 enabled increase in competition and efficiency in the airline industry, leading to reduction of fares and increase in areas covered thus benefiting the stakeholders.
The above are some of the most influential aviation inventions ever made in the history of the industry. Given the failure in the development of manned aircraft by Russia, it is safe to conclude that [...]
Such names like Boeing 707, the Bell X-1 and the NASA Mercury capsule remain in history as the triggers of the revolution and as a result, these innovations are of great importance in the study [...]
Thus, the importance of the clean airports and the guarantee of the ability of the UK government to impose this responsibility of the airports should be referred to.
It is necessary to provide oxygen and pressure in the cabin of the pilots to increase their decreased endurance due to decompression and hypoxia.
According to Hansen, the aviation industry has seen airplane development as one of the most sophisticated technologies of the twentieth century, affecting the lives of American society and international community significantly.
The technical skills possessed by these pilots and their ability to fly sophisticated aircrafts both in space exploration missions and air combat has evolved since 1945 and undoubtedly continuous to play critical role in the [...]
Just as the title suggests, the book is a detailed history of the invention of the aircraft by the Orville and Wilbur Wright.
The Airbus A340 was completed and was ready to fly in the late 1990s A340 is normally assembled in Toulouse in France and the fuselage is developed in Germany; the fuselage is the body of [...]
In fly-by-wire, the control of the aircraft is only achieved through the use of electrical signals. The fly-by-wire control systems have enabled automatic stability system to be included in the plane and act autonomously to [...]
The above information on the Boeing 787 is crucial as it has given the quest to explore the power behind the success of the aircraft in the market.
This paper not only sheds light on the factors contributing to the success of the sector but also analyzes the contributions of the aviation sector to Dubai's economy. The success of the partnership is attributed [...]
The invention and innovation of computer applications has resulted in the development of electronic gate used in airports; the innovative electronic passport control system is used to boost security and facilitate the flow of people [...]
From discussion in this report, on the changes in the travel industry, it will become clear that the travel agency has to work hard and re-invent self or be faced out of the industry.
The author focuses on individuals whose level of success goes beyond the imagination of most people and challenges the reader to analyze the interplay of factors such as family, culture and friendships in influencing the [...]
The increase in growth and development of the aviation industry in Canada is attributed to the aeronautic research but in lower scale.
Available literature demonstrates that there exists a multiplicity of weather conditions that qualify as hazards in aviation due to the scope and context of the dangers they present to the industry.
The major difference in standards of competence between the two branches is that, the personnel of Aviation Fire Rescue Services, have a deeper knowledge in aviation matters that the Local Authority Fire Rescue Services.
The idea of the airscrews, propellers and parachutes contributed to great heights in the aviation industry. Kites were used in testing aerodynamics and the stability of the flight.
This is so because the duties performed by the pilot in the cockpit require a lot of vigilance, care as well as mental and physical well being.