Accession Number:

AD1101783

Title:

Validation of the Pilot Candidate Selection Method (PCSM)

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Jan 2009,17 Jun 2020

Corporate Author:

AFPC/DSYX Strategic Research and Assessment Branch (SRAB) Joint Base San Antonio- Randolph AFB United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2020-06-17

Pagination or Media Count:

55.0

Abstract:

For this initiative, the Pilot Candidate Selection Method PCSM, which combines several personnel tests weighted to optimally predict pilot training outcomes such as attrition and final course grades, was re-evaluated using updated training data to determine if it is still the most salient predictor of pilot training outcomes out of the available pilot-selection tests within the United States Air Force USAF. Results suggest that it continues to be a strong predictor of success in completing Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training SUPT, as well as other important pilot training outcomes.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE