Human Performance (HUPER)


Chair: Captain Geoff McInnes
Vice Chair: First Officer Stuart Beveridge

Terms of Reference

  • To prepare and discuss working papers which review, modify and amend IFALPA and AusALPA policy concerning all aspects of:
    • Aero-Medicine, including occupational hazards such as cabin air contamination, and cosmic radiation
    • Aviation Psychology, including pilot welfare programs
    • Pilot Selection, Training, Licensing
    • Human Factors in Aircraft Design, Procedures and Operations
    • Human Factors in Incident/Accident Analysis
    • Fatigue Risk Management Systems (FRMS)
  • Develop IFALPA and AusALPA policy by taking notice of findings of international research and recognised developments in Human Factors and Aero-Medicine science and by interacting with other relevant IFALPA Standing Committees.
  • Attend, and where appropriate, present at relevant conferences, forums, and symposia that cover topics relevant to the Portfolio.
  • To provide expert advice on Human Performance issues upon request to the Executive Board, other Standing Committees, Advisory Groups, and interested External Parties.