Category
Aviation Management
Researcher
Marek Bekier
Supervisor
Dr Brett Molesworth
Level
PhD
Status
Completed

An increased use of automation within the ATM environment is seen to be one possible enabler for a significant capacity increase of the ATM system. However, often automated tools and systems are rejected by the Air Traffic Controllers unwillingness to cooperate with it. This research defines the threshold along the automation dimensions "decision selection" and "action implementation", where the support of the operators tips into skepticism and refusal to collaborate with it.