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“Get-Home-itis”

Lunes, 25 de junio de 2012 Laura Duque Arrubla Sin comentarios

This month, CallBack from NASA`s Aviation Safety Report System takes a look at how the urge to press on to ones`s destination, despite conditions that might otherwise discourage such a decision, can lead to risky behavior and undesirable consequences. Four pilots who let “ge¬ī-home-itis” cloud their thinking share valuable insights into avoiding this dangerous malady.

 

** Get-Home-itis

      CALLBACK / ARS -NASA Issue 389. June 2012

Federal Air Surgeon’s Medical Bulletin January 2012

Lunes, 6 de febrero de 2012 Estrella Forster Sin comentarios

Here you can read the last Federal Air Surgeon’s Medical Bulletin edited by Michael E. Wayda for FAA Aviation Medical examiners and other aviation professionals. Bulletin inaugurates Year 52 of Newsletter Publishing since 1960 with the same purpose quarterly: “Bring any medical news of interest to the well being and safety of airmen and the public”. At this issue interesting articles about: Esophorias, Color Vision Test, Breast Cancer and 2011 Index. Aside from this¬† the¬† Bulletin is published online.

 

** Federal Air Surgeon’s Medical Bulletin Vol 50, No 1 2012-1

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AIMA Boletín Enero 2012

Viernes, 13 de enero de 2012 Estrella Forster Sin comentarios

Acabamos de publicar nuestro ultimo Bolet√≠n de la Asociaci√≥n Iberoamericana de Medicina Aeroespacial (AIMA) Vol 13 n¬ļ 1 . Art√≠culos, fotos, noticias, informaci√≥n de asambleas, reuniones aerom√©dicas. A destacar: “AIMA cumpli√≥ 35 a√Īos y recordamos sus inicios”; “Nuevas reglas fatiga FAA”; “Historia Mar√≠tima del Per√ļ”; “Estres Agudo en controladores a√©reos”; “Historia Aviaci√≥n en Latino Am√©rica”.

No dejes de leerlo en formato pdf  AIMA Boletin Vol 13 No 1 (2012) o en la red  http://sites.google.com/site/aima1976org/

Aprovecho para desearles a todos un a√Īo nuevo lleno de √©xito y felicidad

** Estrella Forster / Presidente AIMA

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The Air Medical Journal

Martes, 10 de enero de 2012 Twitter 1 comentario

Air Medical Journal is the official journal of the five leading air medical transport associations in the United States. AMJ is  the premier provider of information for the medical transport industry, addressing the unique concerns of medical transport physicians, nurses, pilots, paramedics, emergency medical technicians, communication specialists, and program administrators. The journal contains practical how-to articles, debates on controversial industry issues, legislative updates, case studies, and peer-reviewed original research articles covering all aspects of the medical transport profession. Some of the articles, editorials, letters or reports are free, but most are by subscription, that shoud be a duty for those engaged in Transport Medicine.

 

** The Air Medical Journal Home 

Verge of Consciusness (The threat of Hypoxia)

Viernes, 9 de diciembre de 2011 Jose María Pérez Sastre Sin comentarios

An improperly adjusted safety switch that rendered the aircraft’s pressurization system inoperative, an incorrectly wired cabin altitude warning switch that disabled a warning light and the pilot’s ineffective systems monitoring while distracted by an autopilot problem early in the flight were among the factors that led to a dangerous encounter with hypoxia, according to the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB). According to the safety report there is a continuing concern about hypoxia incidents especially in single- pilot, turbine-powered, pressurized aircraft.

 

** Verge of Consciusness / Aerosafety World /Nov 2011

      Mark  Lacagnina

** AeroSafety World Whole Issue November 2011

The Pilot Diaspora

Lunes, 7 de noviembre de 2011 FSI / Curt Lewis Sin comentarios

This article published at last issue of Aerosafety Wordl October 2011 briefs the BALPA 2010 survey about pilot lifestyle. Of the many findings suggested by this research, some regarding to roster and economic factors contibuting to pilot commuting time and stress are worthwhile. More than 73% of respondents said they had felt unduly stressed at work. Over 30% took between 60 and 120 minutes to commute. The data suggest deterioration in relations betwwn pilot and manegement. Currently the pilot morale is low. Only 19% of them woulrl recommend a career in aviation to their offspring.

 

** The Pilot Diaspora

      Simon Bennett / AeroSafety World October 2011

The need to “NOTICE”

Martes, 27 de septiembre de 2011 Estrella Forster Sin comentarios

“There has been a great deal of discussion lately about organizational responsibility versus individual responsibility for aviation mishaps. Although the main body of research for the last 30 years has shown that aviation accidents mainly are organizational accidents, the role of the individual ‚ÄĒ the pilot, maintenance technician, dispatcher, etc. ‚ÄĒ cannot be discounted.¬†Anyone seeking a simple answer to this question: organization vs individual is bound to be disapointed. We invite you to read last issue of AeroSafetyWorld- Sep 2011, specially following article that¬†highlights “the need to notice hazards can evade identification when not clearly perceived”

 

** “The Need to Notice…”

      Thomas Anthony & Chris Nutter

      FSF/ AeroSafetyWorld / September 2011

 

Midair Collisions: “See and Avoid”

Miércoles, 21 de septiembre de 2011 Laura Duque Arrubla Sin comentarios

The number of midair collisions in the United States has averaged 30 per year since 1978, generally involving general aviation aircrafts, but by no means other operators are inmune. In the preceding 12 month period, over 4.000 in-flihght traffic collisions were reported to NASA-ASRS. The following ASRS reports published at CallBack September issue show that the “See and Avoid” principle remains a crucial aspect of collision avoidance in visual conditions

 

** Midair Collisions : “See and Avoid”

     CALLBACK / Issue 380 РSeptember 2011-

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†From NASA¬īs Aviation Safety Report System (ASRS)

AIMA Boletín Septiembre 2011

Miércoles, 7 de septiembre de 2011 Estrella Forster Sin comentarios

Si quieres leer un mont√≥n de noticias sobre la comunidad aerom√©dica latinoamericana acabamos de publicar el √ļltimo de nuestros boletines.Art√≠culos, fotos, noticias, informaci√≥n de asambleas, reuniones aerom√©dicas.Todo tiene cabida en este medio de comunicaci√≥n, especialmente mi primer mensaje como Presidenta de la Asociaci√≥n IberoAmericana de Medicina Aeroespacial, desde el cual te invito a participar activamente haci√©ndote socio de la misma.

 

**AIMA Boletin Vol 12 No 2 (Septiembre 2011)

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Aviation Psychology & Applied Human Factors : -New journal-

Miércoles, 10 de agosto de 2011 Estrella Forster Sin comentarios

Aviation Psychology and Applied Human Factors publishes innovative, original, high-quality applied research covering all aspects of the aerospace domain.It is the ¬†Official Organ of the European Association for Aviation Psychology. In order to make the journal accessible to both practitioners and scientific researchers, the contents are broadly divided into original “scientific research articles” and “papers for practitioners”. It is expected to be abstracted/indexed initially in PsycINFO and PSYNDEX. Do not forget to check it out this new journal, see our colleagues in the Editorial Board and START WRITING!

 

** Aviation Psycology and Applied Human Factors: Vol 1/ 2011- On line-

** Aviation Psycology & Applied HF / Vol 1 – Table of Contents.pdf-