9780071763059

Commercial Aviation Safety 5/E

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  • ISBN13:

    9780071763059

  • ISBN10:

    0071763058

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 8/30/2011
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
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Summary

Presenting current practice and procedures from all major air traffic and regulatory agencies, this book covers the entire commercial aviation safety systemfrom human safety to accident investigation. Commercial Aviation Safety, Fifth Edition greatly expands the focus of the Fourth Edition to include the international and Safety Management Systems (SMS) knowledge required by today's aviation safety professional. Most aviation safety-related texts cover only issues related to the FAA and NTSB. However, as a practicing professional in the aviation field, one must also be knowledgeable about ICAO, SMS, OSHA, and EPA. This book delivers on this need. Offering a comprehensive analysis on the entire aviation safety system, this authoritative guide provides a broad understanding of aviation safety for students entering the field, and serves as a handy reference for the practicing aviation safety professional. Commercial Aviation Safety, Fifth Edition: Now includes International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) regulations Provides organization and rule-making process of all four relevant regulatory agencies in one place Contains expanded accident causation models Features new research on human factors in aviation safety Offers new information on air traffic control and aircraft safety systems Includes updated airport and airline safety information Contains a new chapter on Safety Management Systems (SMS) Provides knowledge on hot-button safety topics like runway incursions and security Student learning features: Chapter outlines with each major topic covered Chapter objectives after the outline Heavily illustrated with tables, figures, and exhibits Key termseach chapter ends with a listing of key terms used in the text Review questions at the end of each chapter cover all the important points A listing of suggested readings included after each chapter

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. The Regulatory Framework
Chapter 2. Regulatory Organization and Rulemaking
Chapter 3. The National Transportation Safety Board
Chapter 4. Recording and Reporting of Safety Data
Chapter 5. Review of Safety Statistics
Chapter 6. Accident Causation Models
Chapter 7. Human Factors in Aviation Safety
Chapter 8. Air Traffic Safety Systems
Chapter 9. Aircraft Safety Systems
Chapter 10. Airport Safety
Chapter 11. Aviation Security
Chapter 12. Airline Safety
Chapter 13. Aviation Safety Management Systems
Index

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