Pilots Admit Falling Asleep on Long-Haul Flight

Airbus A330 captain and co-pilot reported their error to the Civil Aviation Authority.
0:27 | 09/26/13

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An alarming report that points the problem of extreme fatigue among airline pilots. This morning we -- learning the details about a flight on which both pilots were asleep at the same time. It happened last month on an Airbus A 330 during a flight to Britain the airline it occurred on has not yet been released but the pilots voluntarily reported themselves. Saying they had slept just five hours each over the two previous -- They are not expected though to be seriously disciplined.

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