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US fatigue measures failing to stick

Regulations meant to keep US air traffic controllers from napping on duty have been violated thousands of times, according to The Washington Post. Read More … More ››

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FAA and NATCA reach agreement on fatigue

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) have announced agreement on important fatigue recommendations that were developed by … More ››

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FAA fatigue measures win NATCA suppport

The US National Air Traffic Controllers Association has given its support to the FAA´s latest steps to tackle fatigue. NATCA President Paul Rinaldi issued the … More ››

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New US shift rules to prevent fatigue

US officials announced new shift rules for air traffic controllers on April 17 as part of a “zero tolerance” policy to stop controlers falling asleep … More ››

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FAA chief reassures Congress on ATC Safety

FAA Administrator Randy Babbitt has assured a US Senate committee that the agency is addressing recent faillings in air traffic control. Testifying before the Committee … More ››

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Further actions as part of FAA ATC review

Federal Aviation Administration Administrator (FAA) Randy Babbitt has announced additional management changes and other actions as part of the FAA´s comprehensive review of the air … More ››

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