Tag: Pilot Training

The Need for Stress during Upset Prevention and Recovery Training

  By Michael C. Newman   A pilot’s initial reaction to an unplanned aircraft upset is paramount to the eventual recovery or loss of control that follows. Fear, shock and extreme anxiety, often referred to as the startle factor of … Continue reading

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Understanding Human Limitations in an Aviation Environment

  By: Paul W. Comtois, Colonel (RET.)   Whenever I approach the topic of Loss of Control (LOC) in preparation for an academic session or a simulator scenario, I always remind myself of the actual environment in which pilots operate … Continue reading

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