Critics: New Pilot Fatigue Rules Not Enough

Nearly three years after 50 people perished in an airplane crash in Buffalo, New York, the Federal Aviation Administration issued a new rule today to combat pilot fatigue, but placed the final responsibility with the pilots to say when they're too tired to fly, and did not address the issue of so-called "commuting" pilots, who fly long distances to get to work before they even enter the cockpit. Critics, including the federal agency responsible for traveler safety, said the revamped rules don't...Full Story
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