Editor-in-chief: Dave Cross, PhD, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide
Associate Editor: Ghazal Barari, PhD, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide

The IJAAA is the peer-reviewed journal of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide College of Aeronautics. With one of the most recognized names in aviation education across the globe and almost 90 years of excellence, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University provides a premier publication outlet for scholars, industry stakeholders, and government entities. The editorial focus is on the global issues that are currently facing the aviation, aeronautics, and aerospace segments.

The IJAAA is open access and there are no fees or charges required of authors or readers. The IJAAA upholds the highest standards for publication transparency and ethics. We follow the guidelines of the Committee of Publication Ethics.

The IJAAA uses a peer-reviewed, double-blind process to evaluate academic articles. The Journal editorial staff work very hard to make your publication experience as easy and seamless as possible. Gone are the days of waiting months for decisions on your hard work. We strive to return editorial decisions within 60 days of receipt and publish articles within 120 days of receipt.

Our articles are now available through Google Scholar. We are diligently pursuing primary research database indexing as well as inclusion in well-recognized impact factor measurement services. The IJAAA is now listed in the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), SCOPUS, and Elsevier. The journal is under consideration for inclusion in Cabell's Directory. You can be assured your articles will receive wide distribution and availability.

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NOTE: Only works listed under "articles" are peer-reviewed. Others are selected by editorial review.

Current Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1 (2020)



Creation of Two Valid Scales: Willingness to Fly in an Aircraft and Willingness to Pilot an Aircraft
Stephen Rice, Scott R. Winter, John Capps, Justin Trombley, John Robbins, Mattie Milner, and Tracy L. Lamb


Managing Safety Risks in Airline Maintenance Outsourcing
Rajee Olaganathan Dr., Mark Miller Dr., and Bettina M. Mrusek Dr.


Needs Based Assessment of Agricultural Pilots in the Upper Midwest
Andrew Leonard, Cody Christensen, and Jessie Hendricks

Literature Review

Special Purpose Document


Towards a hybrid comfortable passenger cabin interior for the flying V aircraft
Peter Vink, Thomas Rotte, Shabila Anjani, Chiara Percuoco, and Roelof Vos

Concept Papers