Risks due to Virtual Simulation of Aircraft Navigation

Risks due to Virtual Simulation of Aircraft Navigation

Originally submitted by Cornelia Daheim
last updated by Sivert von Saldern

Wild Card's progress: fully-fledged

This Wild Card came from: 
European Commission Framework Programme for RTD

The theme/scheme related to this Wild Card: 
Theme 7 - Transport (including aeronautics)

The sub-theme that best relates to this Wild Card: 
AAT: Ensuring customer satisfaction and safety

Likelihood timeframe and scenario features : 
now-2050

Wild Card's description 
Virtual human models in R&D do not represent real humans. Risks in labs are being underestimated and simulated movements or postures are used for the cockpit design and construction although there is room for misinterpretation.