The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Crew Resource Management (CRM) attitudes: A comparison between cabin crews’ attitudes before COVID-19 and during the COVID-19 process
- Crew Resource Management, Flight Safety, Civil Aviation, Cabin Crew, COVID-19
- Ekip Kaynak Yönetimi, Uçuş Emniyeti, Sivil Havacılık, Kabin Ekibi, COVID-19
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In this study, the effect of COVID-19 on the aviation industry is discussed in terms of its effect on the attitudes of employees on Crew Resource Management (CRM). In addition, this study investigates whether there was a significant difference in CRM attitudes of cabin crew before COVID-19 and during the COVID-19 process. The findings of the study are essential for a safe flight operation. The COVID-19 process is the period that started with the World Health Organization’s global epidemic declaration in March 2020. In this study, with the participation of 250 cabin crew members working in a corporate airline company, the data obtained showed no significant difference between the CRM attitudes of cabin crews before COVID-19 and during the COVID-19 process.
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