TITLE

Running in paradise

AUTHOR(S)
Martin, Lt. Daniel P.
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;Mar1999, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the hazard of flight-deck jogging. Weather conditions' impact on the flight deck; Common accidents involving on-deck runners; Observed protocols among flight deck runners.
ACCESSION #
2079371

 

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