859298 Aviation Human Factors: Hazardous Attitudes
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New Hazardous Attitudes Scale

Carefully read each of the following statements, and indicate how strongly you agree or disagree with the statement.

Work quickly, giving your first impression of each statement, but be careful not to skip any of the statements.

You must answer all the questions in order for us to compute your attitude scores.

1. I am a pilot due entirely to my hard work and ability.(64)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
2. While flying at night, I worry about not seeing navigation landmarks and getting lost.(22)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
3. If I fly over water, I worry about having to ditch if the engine quits.(30)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
4. I can learn any flying skill if I put my mind to it.(66)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
5. I like to practice stalls.(70)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
6. I really hate being delayed when I fly on a trip.(33)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
7. I like to practice unusual aircraft attitudes.(11)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
8. I really worry about having to make an emergency landing.(24)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
9. If the weather is marginal, I don't mind waiting at the airport until it clears up. (16)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
10. I always worry about an accident when I'm flying.(20)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
11. I'm basically an impatient pilot.(35)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
12. I like to practice spins. (9)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
13. The FAA is more concerned with restricting access to aviation than in providing the services aviation needs.(88)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
14. Sometimes I feel that I have very little control over what happens to the aircraft.(49)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
15. In a tight situation, I trust to fate.(53)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
16. I really worry about mid-air collisions.(21)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
17. Sometimes I feel like the airplane has a mind of its own.(47)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
18. If I want to fly somewhere, I want to do it now.(38)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
19. The thoroughness of my preflight mostly determines the likelihood of my having mechanical trouble with the aircraft.(69)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
20. Air traffic control is often more of a hindrance than a help.(76)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
21. When I'm in a tough spot, I figure if I make it, I make it, and if I don't, I don't.(54)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
22. I like to practice steep turns.(72)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
23. If you want to protest a license suspension by the FAA, the odds are stacked against you.(82)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
24. The FAA is more of a hindrance than a help.(61)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
25. In flying, what will be, will be.(57)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
26. In general, I find ATC to be very helpful.(83)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
27. If I have done something illegal while flying, I will report it myself because I figure someone will report it anyway.(60)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
28. A successful flight is solely due to good planning and good execution.(78)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
29. Most of the Federal Aviation Regulations do not promote safety.(86)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree
30. I like to practice unusual attitudes in flying.(3)
Strongly Agree
Agree
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree
Strongly Disagree