Accession Number : ADA048105


Title :   Aviator Selection 1919-1977.


Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,


Corporate Author : NAVAL AEROSPACE MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB PENSACOLA FL


Personal Author(s) : North, Robert A ; Griffin, Glenn R


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a048105.pdf


Report Date : 04 Oct 1977


Pagination or Media Count : 57


Abstract : This report is the second in a series of two literature reviews designed to provide an updated summary of psychological assessment research in aviator selection. The first report was specifically related to Navy aviator attrition research. One purpose of this review is to provide a wide-range description of tri-service aviator selection testing methods and assess their predictive improvement. A second purpose is to suggest methods to improve the prediction of aviator success based upon results and findings in the research literature.


Descriptors :   *PERFORMANCE(HUMAN) , *PILOTS , *PERSONNEL SELECTION , MEASUREMENT , MILITARY PERSONNEL , DECISION MAKING , PREDICTIONS , TEST METHODS , BEHAVIOR , SPEECH , PERSONALITY TESTS , PERCEPTION(PSYCHOLOGY) , PSYCHOMOTOR TESTS


Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE