It has long been assumed by naval aviators that there are distinctive personality differences between patrol, attack, helicopter, and fighter pilots. In this research project the authors document those differences and suggest how they might apply to future air safety programs.
Roberts, John M. and Wicke, James O.
"Flying and Expressive Self-Testing: An Exploratory Consideration,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 24
, Article 9.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol24/iss1/9