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FAA Study Issues Recommendations to Correct Pilot Overreliance on Automationi
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November 22, 2013
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has released a comprehensive study that says airline pilots are relying too much on automation - which could lead to dangerous situations. The findings are in line with what Voice of America first reported in August regarding the crash of an Asiana Airlines plane in San Francisco. VOA's Carolyn Presutti reported those stories and details the new study and what it means for travelers worldwide.

FAA Study Issues Recommendations to Correct Pilot Overreliance on Automation

Published November 22, 2013

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has released a comprehensive study that says airline pilots are relying too much on automation - which could lead to dangerous situations. The findings are in line with what Voice of America first reported in August regarding the crash of an Asiana Airlines plane in San Francisco. VOA's Carolyn Presutti reported those stories and details the new study and what it means for travelers worldwide.


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