Accession Number:

ADA038774

Title:

An Investigation of User Generated Cockpit Discrepancies in Naval Aircraft.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

56.0

Abstract:

This thesis analyzes problems in current Naval aircraft as reported by fleet aviators attending the U. S. Naval Aviation Safety School. A method is developed which facilitates the collection and processing of the reported information. A collective sample of 286 incidents is stratified into a design discrepancy outline which illuminates 31 specific problem areas. Various recommendations are made concerning concept expansion to a fleet-wide level. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE