Crew resource management

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Term crew resource management
Status


Mandatory for


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Synonyms

cockpit resource management

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Abbreviation

CRM

Definition

"the effective use of all available resources, i. e. equipment, procedures and people, to achieve safe and efficient flight operations."

Definition Source

ICAO/OACI, "International Civil Aviation Vocabulary", Doc. 9713, Vol.1, 1998

Note

"CRM concepts and training should not be limited to the flight deck. In the course of their work, crews interact with a number of outside groups -flight attendants, air traffic controllers, mechanics, dispatchers, ground operations personnel, etc." (same source)