Accession Number : AD0620022

Title :   FATIGUE IN AVIATION ACTIVITIES,

Corporate Author : FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON D C OFFICE OF AVIATION MEDICINE

Personal Author(s) : MOHLER,Stanley R.

Report Date : MAR 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The report gives a comprehensive survey of work in the field of aviation fatigue. Both current work still in process and earlier work are surveyed. The nature of fatigue itself is discussed, along with all possible factors that contribute to both physical and mental fatigue. Topics covered include flight-time limitations, indicators of excessive fatigue, new developments related to intercontinental flights and Forest Service flights, and the author's detailed comments and recommendations. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FATIGUE(PHYSIOLOGY), PILOTS), (*PILOTS, FATIGUE(PHYSIOLOGY), AVIATION MEDICINE, AVIATION SAFETY, STRESS(PSYCHOLOGY), AGING(PHYSIOLOGY), PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), AVIATION PERSONNEL

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE