Expertise, Cognitive Ability, and Age Effects on Pilot Communication

Abstract

We investigated whether expertise reduced age-related declines in pilot communication, using multiple expertise measures and laboratory tasks varying in domain relevance. Younger, middle-aged, and older pilots and nonpilots listened to air traffic control messages that described an aircraft's route through an airspace, while they referred to a chart of that… (More)

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@inproceedings{Morrow2005ExpertiseCA, title={Expertise, Cognitive Ability, and Age Effects on Pilot Communication}, author={Daniel G. Morrow and William E. Menard and Heather Elizabeth Ridolfo and Elizabeth A. L. Stine-Morrow and David Bryant and Daniel W. Webster}, year={2005} }