This study evaluated applicant motivation in pilot selection. Traditional measures of motivation have moderate to low predictive validity in flight training and often show large subgroup differences. The purpose of this study was to evaluate a self-report measure of motivation by examining 1) dimensionality, 2) reliability, 3) predictive validity, 4) construct validity, 5) validity based on known groups, and
Trent, J. D.,
& Rose, M. R.
(2021). Measuring Motivation in Pilot Training Applicants. 90th International Symposium on Aviation Psychology, 25-29.