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Pilot Fatigue Threaten Passengers Safety

October 8, 2011

Despite denials from the airline industry, large numbers of pilots report to duty every day after getting only a few hours of what fatigue experts call “destructive sleep” in crowded crew lounges and so-called “crash pads,” an ABC News investigation has found. Widespread pilot fatigue is putting airline passengers at risk, say critics, and may already have cost lives.

Read the article and watch the video of ABC News:
Pilot Fatigue and ‘Crash Pads’ Threaten The Safety Of Airline Passengers

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