Flight discipline


Language: Anglais
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336 p. · 22.9x15.7 cm · Hardback
Flight Discipline is the complete tool kit for any aviator, whether military, commercial, or recreational, to develop the crack discipline needed to be a safe and effective aviator. Major Tony Kern analyses the causes of poor flight discipline, gives chilling case studies of the consequences, and lays out a plan for individual improvement. Key words are italicized and review questions included for each chapter. An unequalled guide to this mainspring of good piloting.
Part 1: The Problem of Poor Discipline.The Costs of Poor Discipline.The Letter of the Law: Regulatory Deviation.The Problem with Shortcuts: Procedural Deviations.Organizational Policies: Two Issues for Flight Discipline.
Part 2: The Anatomy of Flight Discipline.The Enemy Within: Internal Factors Impacting Flight Discipline.Outside Influences: External Factors Impacting Flight Discipline.Guiding Lights: The Critical Role of Mentoring and Instruction.
Part 3: Killing Conditions: Common Scenarios for Breakdowns of Flight Discipline.The Experience Factor.Glory Seeking: The Airshow Syndrome.Misplaced Priorities.Overconfidence and Complacency.Failing to Prepare.Flight Insurance: A Personal Program for Improving Flight Discipline.