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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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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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UPS, FedEx urged to adopt new pilot fatigue rules

US Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has reportedly met with the US cargo airlines United Parcel Service and FedEx Corp to urge them to adopt the … More ››

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FAA chief outlines imminent pilot fatigue rules

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is concentrating its efforts to publish as soon as possible a final rule which ensures pilots are adequately rested. … More ››

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Pilot fatigue risk guide launched

The International Air Transport Association (IATA), the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), and the International Federation of Airline Pilots’ Associations (IFALPA) today announced the release … More ››

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Pilots stage fatigue protest

Hundreds of pilots and cabin from across Europe this week demonstrated in front of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), in Cologne to convince them … More ››

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UK pilots union flag cockpit fatigue peril

An alarming number of pilots admit to having woken from a nap taken mid-flight only to find the other pilot also asleep – and the … More ››

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One in four pilots admit to fatigue impact

Pilots and train operators are most likely to report sleep-related job performance and safety problems, according to the National Sleep Foundation’s (NSF) 2012 Sleep in … More ››

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European fatigue rules dangerous: UK pilots

European proposals on pilot fatigue, which would see pilots asked to fly aircraft more than 20 hours after being awake, have been criticised as ‘a … More ››

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UPS pilots head for court over exclusion from new fatigue provision

United Parcel Service pilots went to court last week hoping to make the US government include them under new rules designed to ensure airline pilots … More ››

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