Accession Number : ADB815893

Title :   HUMAN ENGINEERING FOR AN EFFECTIVE AIR-NAVIGATION AND TRAFFIC-CONTROL SYSTEM, AND APPENDIXES 1 THRU 3

Corporate Author : OHIO STATE UNIV RESEARCH FOUNDATION COLUMBUS

Personal Author(s) : Fitts, Paul M. ; Viteles, M. S. ; Barr, N. L. ; Brimhall, D. R. ; Finch, Glen ; Gardner, Eric ; Grether, W. F. ; Kellum, W. E. ; Stevens, S. S.

PDF Url : ADB815893

Report Date : 14 MAR 1951

Pagination or Media Count : 109

Abstract : (1)The Nature of Human-Engineering Research. (2)The Air-Traffic Control Problem. (3)Some Basic Questions in Designing an Air-Navigation and Traffic-Control System. (4)A General Approach to the Human Operator as Part of a Communication Systems. (5)Visual Information Displays. (6)Problems of Direct Vision from Aircraft. (7)Voice Communication. (8)System Research, Analysis, and Evaluation. (9)Putting Human-Engineering Data to Use. (App. 1)The Present System of Air-Traffic Control. (App. 2) A Survey of the Opinions of Sixty Air Traffic Control Towers. (App. 3)The Criterion Problem.

Descriptors :   *AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, *HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, *NAVIGATIONAL AIDS, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), AIR NAVIGATION, FLIGHT, PSYCHOLOGY

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE