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Airbus announces a Response to the Pilot-Automation Interface Problems; it is a reactive solution; maybe there’s a proactive one

Both the National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration have opined that the pilot-cockpit interface has its problems due to the crewmembers’ inordinate reliance on automation. Academic research has added clinical evidence that…



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USAToday’s Sensational Attack on General Aviation fails to tell the Whole Story

USAToday assigned 11 reporters who wrote 4,000 + words (↓below) sprinkled with an abundance of plaintive pictures and based on heavily documented reviews of a statistically unreliable number of specific cases. That article categorically condemns…