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Study flags worrying pilot fatigue concerns

Half of airline pilots have reported that fatigue is not taken seriously by airlines, in the first large-scale survey of pilots’ perceptions of safety within … More ››

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Expert industry group publishes fatigue guidance

The strategic use of coffee and napping on site is being recommended for controllers whose sleep at home is disrupted by a newborn baby. The … More ››

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ICAO develops guidance on controller fatigue

New guidance to prevent air traffic controllers from falling asleep on the job have been prepared by UN aviation agency ICAO. A data-driven methodology already … More ››

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NINA offers advanced stress, fatigue tools

Italy’s University La Sapienza, the French National School for Civil Aviation (ENAC) and Deep Blue have developed a system to measure stress in air traffic … More ››

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FAA failing on fatigue, safety risks: Poole

Nearly four years ago, NASA completed a study for the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), finding that controller work schedules lead to chronic fatigue … More ››

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FAA must consider controller fatigue

A new congressionally mandated report from the US National Research Council has expressed concern over controller shift schedules that contribute to fatigue, especially those in which controllers … More ››

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UK welcomes new powers to tackle pilot fatigue

The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said it welcomed today’s decision by the European Parliament to support harmonised flight time limits for pilots across Europe, … More ››

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Jeppesen improves on mobile fatigue alerting

Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, has improved CrewAlert, the mobile app for airline crew for fatigue risk management. The enhanced CrewAlert app … More ››

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Airservices managing fatigue-related risk

Airservices has introduced workforce planning software from supply chain planning and optimisation solution provider, Quintiq, to assist in fatigue-related risk management of its controllers to … More ››

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EXCLUSIVE: ICAO calls time on controller fatigue

New measures to prevent air traffic controllers from falling asleep on the job are to be developed by UN aviation agency ICAO. The data-driven methodology … More ››

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