Pilot selection batteries: shortcomings and perspectives.

  title={Pilot selection batteries: shortcomings and perspectives.},
  author={Diane L. Damos},
  journal={The International journal of aviation psychology},
  volume={6 2},
  • Diane L. Damos
  • Published 1996 in The International journal of aviation psychology
This article presents a critical examination of pilot selection batteries. The first part of the article focuses on two problems. First, the vast majority of pilot selection batteries predict training performance rather than operational performance; second, the batteries have low correlations between the predictors and the criterion. The second part of the article examines why these two problems occur. Last, a number of suggestions for improving the predictive validity of the selection… CONTINUE READING