This two-part report on pilot-computer interface problems in automated aircraft starts with coverage of accidents/incidents and related design issues and continues next week. The second installment will cover the results of recent simulator studies by human factors researchers, findings in Air Line Pilots Assn. studies, training issues, how military transports are being designed and how accidents involving glass-cockpit aircraft are being investigated. This report was prepared by a team of ...


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