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Managing risk [electronic resource] : Best Practices for Pilots. Dale Wilson.

Wilson, Dale. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781619541122 (electronic bk)
  • Date Published: 2014.

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Summary, etc.: Flying involves risks. Fortunately, most of these risks have been identified and managed down to remarkably low levels. However, accidents still occur, and the key to successful flight is an in-depth knowledge of the risks and how to effectively manage them."Managing Risk: Best Practices for Pilots" uses actual aircraft accident examples, statistics, aviation safety studies, and the authors' more than 60 years of combined experience as pilots and flight safety educators to document and describe the 10 most significant accident threat categories.This book provides practical strategies as well as "best practice" countermeasures pilots can use to avoid or effectively manage risks during crucial phases of flight. Readers will have a more complete knowledge of the external threats to flight safety, coupled with a deeper understanding of how human errors often play out in the cockpit.Students and pilots at all certificate levels will improve their risk management skills...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Aviation Supplies and Academics, Inc., 2014. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2230 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
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Genre: Electronic books.

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