A Study on the Effects of Student Pilot Stress on Psychological Health

학생 조종사의 스트레스가 심리적 건강에 미치는 영향에 관한 연구

  • Kim, Geun-Su (Department of ICT Convergence, Sehan University) ;
  • Kim, Ha-Young (Department of Management, Korea Aerospace University)
  • 김근수 (세한대학교 항공ICT융합학과) ;
  • 김하영 (한국항공대학교 경영학)
  • Received : 2019.09.04
  • Accepted : 2019.10.20
  • Published : 2019.10.28


The purpose of this study was to identify the effects of stress factors of student pilots on mental health, and to reduce the safe and efficient misconduct education and psychological disharmony by identifying the psychological buffering role of stress coping style and social support. In order to achieve the research purpose, a research model and hypothesis were presented based on previous studies, and regression analysis and mediation effect verification were conducted through a questionnaire survey of 202 student pilots. As a result of the analysis, factors such as flight stress, values stress, professor stress, and friend relationship stress have been shown to affect emotional conditions or psychological well-being. Also we found that the parameters of disengagement coping, family/friend support and organization Support had a mediating effect on the factors between student pilot stress and psychological health. Therefore, student pilots need to manage problems and negative emotions that may cause from flight training, value distractions, professor and friendships' relationship and it is suggested that organization support for training and safety related to emotional support and delinquency of family and friends.


Supported by : Sehan University


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