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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Current Issue: Volume 6, Issue 5 (2019)



Generalizability of Effect Sizes Within Aviation Research: More Samples Are Needed
Rian Mehta, Stephen Rice, Scott Winter, Tyler Spence, Maarten Edwards, and Karla Candelaria-Oquendo


Effects of Exit Doors and Number of Passengers on Airport Evacuation Effeciency Using Agent Based Simulation
Jie Chen, Dahai Liu, Sirish Namilae, Sang-A Lee, Jennifer E. Thropp, and Younho Seong


A Trust in Air Traffic Controllers (T-ATC) Scale
Bradley S. Baugh and Scott R. Winter


Cleared to Land: Pilot Visual Detection of Small Unmanned Aircraft During Final Approach
Ryan J. Wallace, Samuel M. Vance, Jon M. Loffi, Jamey Jacob, Jared C. Dunlap, Taylor A. Mitchell, Robert Thomas, and Seabrook R. Whyte

Special Purpose Document

Concept Papers


Double Stud Cargo Fitting Research, Alternative Cargo Clip Design and Analysis
Cemal İrfan Çalişkan, Ebubekir Koç Dr, Hamaid Mahmood Khan Dr, and Mustafa Enes Bulduk


Optimization and Analysis of an Elite Electric Propulsion System
Mehakveer Singh, Kapil Yadav, Satnam Singh, Vikas Chumber, and Harikrishna Chavhan