- UPRT: How to train the trainer September 1, 2014
Upset prevention and recovery training (UPRT) will take many airline pilots out of their comfort zone, exposing them to places unknown. For most of their instructors, too, these places until recently were unfamiliar territory. Dr. Sunjoo Advani, chairm...
- Aerodynamic Stall Can Prompt ‘Brain Stall’ March 27, 2014
When pilots face an unexpected event—and with the impressive levels of reliability these days, these are indeed very rare—often there is a cognitive freezing that causes confusion or reversion to reactions developed earlier. Even the most seaso...
- The Element of Surprise February 20, 2014
CAT magazine issue 1 2014 has published a new article on the need for startling scenarios as part of Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT) for airline pilots. Accident statistics show that Loss-of-Control In-Flight (LOC-I) is still the number...
- ICATEE Strategic Plan 2012/2013 April 22, 2012
ICATEE has defined its strategy for 2012/2013. The strategic plan outlines the proposed way forward for ICATEE. It provides a brief overview of the safety threat, the approach and methodology ICATEE has taken in identifying and analyzing the training d...
- ICATEE Annual Report 2012 April 19, 2012
During the past year, ICATEE has made significant progress towards achieving consensus on how to train commercial airline pilots to mitigate upsets, and the production of the initial deliverables. We have also supported two FAA-led Aviation Rulemaki...
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