ERIC Number: ED477278
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Collegiate Aviation Research and Education Solutions to Critical Safety Issues. UNO Aviation Monograph Series. UNOAI Report.
Bowen, Brent, Ed.
This document contains four papers concerning collegiate aviation research and education solutions to critical safety issues. "Panel Proposal Titled Collegiate Aviation Research and Education Solutions to Critical Safety Issues for the Tim Forte Collegiate Aviation Safety Symposium" (Brent Bowen) presents proposals for panels on the following topics: geographic north versus magnetic north to provide enhanced national airspace system safety; weather safety training for general aviation pilots through computer flight simulation; identification of human behavior and aircraft maintenance safety issues; disaster preparedness, emergency response, and curriculum development; the collegiate aviation emergency response checklist; and systemic initiatives in aviation safety research."Current Regulatory Status in Regard to Maintenance Resource Management" (Chien-tsung Lu, Brent Bowen) explores documents, evidence, and perspectives on maintenance resource management training. "Disaster Preparedness, Emergency Response, and Curriculum Development " (Michaela M. Schaaf, Brent D. Bowen) discusses a new upper-level aviation course at the University of Nebraska at Omaha that grew out of research in the area of safety, disaster preparedness, and emergency response. "The Collegiate Aviation Emergency Response Checklist: Fundamental Pre-crisis Planning" (Mary M. Fink, Michael K. Larson) discusses and presents the University of Nebraska at Omaha Aviation Institute's emergency response checklist, which is designed for use if a flight student is involved in an aircraft accident or incident. (MN)
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Air Transportation, Aircraft Pilots, Aviation Education, Aviation Mechanics, Aviation Technology, Educational Methods, Emergency Programs, Equipment Maintenance, Federal Regulation, Flight Training, Higher Education, Industrial Training, Research and Development, Safety Education, Scientific Research, Technical Education, Theory Practice Relationship, Traffic Safety
University of Nebraska at Omaha Aviation Institute, 6001 Dodge Street, Allwine Hall 422, Omaha, NE 68182-0508 ($7.50; $10 for international orders). Web site: http://www.unomaha.edu/~nasa/researchers/monograph.htm.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Nebraska Univ., Omaha. Aviation Inst.