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Human Factors and Flight Deck Design

J.M. Rolfe (Command Research Officer, H.Q. Training Command, R.A.F.)

Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology

ISSN: 0002-2667

Article publication date: 1 November 1976

Abstract

THE flight deck is the aircrew's primary point of contact with the aeroplane. Unlike the rest of the aeroplane which is designed with the specific objective of exceeding human capabilities the flight deck must be designed with human limitations very much in mind.

Citation

Rolfe, J.M. (1976), "Human Factors and Flight Deck Design", Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, Vol. 48 No. 11, pp. 6-22. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb035352

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MCB UP Ltd

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