Accession Number : AD0704889
Title : RAND SYMPOSIUM ON PILOT TRAINING AND THE PILOT CAREER: RECOLLECTIONS OF THE CHAIRMAN,
Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF
Personal Author(s) : Stewart,W. A.
Report Date : MAR 1970
Pagination or Media Count : 16
Abstract : The document reports on a symposium held in Santa Monica in 1970 that included Air Force officers engaged in flight training operations and in career planning, representatives of the Canadian Armed Forces and the Royal Air Force, and a cross-section of civilian research specialists in flight training problems. Topics discussed included the economics of flight training, the flying career, college versus high school graduates, defining the trained pilot, motivation and selection, innovation in pilot training, goals of training, transfer of training, and the role of simulators.
Descriptors : (*PILOTS, TRAINING), (*PROGRAMMED INSTRUCTION, SYMPOSIA), PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT, EDUCATION, MOTIVATION, TRANSFER OF TRAINING, FLIGHT SIMULATORS, REPORTS
Subject Categories : Humanities and History
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE