Learning from experience

    Vegard Nergard Affiliation


The purpose of this study was to explore how pilots potentially learn from their and others‘ experience through post-flight debriefing. Through a case study of pilots who fly air ambulances, this article attempts to illustrate the importance of learning from experience (Bion 1962) among pilots in aviation.

First published online: 14 January 2016

Keyword : learning, experience, airmanship, debrief

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Nergard, V. (2015). Learning from experience. Aviation, 19(4), 171-179.
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Jan 14, 2015
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