Accession Number:

AD0621950

Title:

RECENT TRENDS IN ATTRITION OF STUDENT AVIATORS IN THE NAVAL AIR BASIC TRAINING PROGRAM.

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Special rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL SCHOOL OF AVIATION MEDICINE PENSACOLA FLA

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Report Date:

1955-02-17

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

The primary purpose of this research was to compare reasons for withdrawal from the Naval Air Basic Training Program for January 1955 with the reasons in January 1954 and 1953. A comparison of the flight failure - voluntary withdrawal ratio also was made for calendar 1954 and 1953. The findings were 1 The most stable reasons for withdrawal from the program were the factors associated with flying less stable were the factors associated with external influences and attitudes toward the military. 2 There has been a striking reduction in the ratio of voluntary withdrawals to flight failures from calendar 1953 to 1954. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE