Aircraft Safety (2nd ed.)

Accident Investigations, Analyses, & Applications, Second Edition

by Shari Stanford Krause


* This worldwide bestseller utilizes case studies to examine and explain aircraft accidents and incidents


* Covers five major problem causes: human factors, weather, mid-air collisions, mechanical failure, runway incursions


* NEW TO THIS EDITION: Chapters on Monitoring/Managing Cockpit Behavior and Spatial Disorientation; 27 new case studies; 25% new illustrations


* Updated data and statistics throughout


  • McGraw-Hill Education; August 2003
  • ISBN: 9780071433938
  • Edition: 2
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Aircraft Safety
  • Author: Shari Stanford Krause
  • Imprint: McGraw-Hill Education

About The Author

Shari Stamford Krause, Ph.D., is an aviation safety research consultant. Her clients have included Boeing Commercial Airplane Company and ABC News. She has taught aviation courses at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and aviation safety at Auburn University. Dr. Krause is Chair of the Aircraft Operations Technical Committee, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.