Improving Human Performance in Aviation

The research objectives are to improve human performance in aviation by directly seeking ways to ensure the best qualified individuals are recruited, selected, hired, trained, promoted, and certified/licensed to work in the National Airspace System, and support a safety culture by identifying the causes of human error, and working with safety experts to reduce or eliminate their re-occurrence.


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  • Status: Completed
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  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Aviation Administration

    William J. Hughes Technical Center, Atlantic City International Airport
    Atlantic City, NJ  United States  08405
  • Project Managers:

    Edens, Eleana

  • Performing Organizations:

    American Institutes for Research

    1000 Thomas Jefferson St. NW Washington, DC 20007
    , DC   
  • Principal Investigators:

    Baker, David

  • Start Date: 20080926
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20090825
  • Source Data: RiP Project 34008

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01478827
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: 2008-G-010
  • Files: RiP
  • Created Date: Apr 19 2013 1:01AM