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Half of British pilots admit to falling asleep in cockpit – survey

More than half of British airline pilots say they have fallen asleep in the cockpit, a survey said, ahead of an EU vote on flying hours which a pilots’ association said could compromise flight safety.

Vía Reuters: Oddly Enough http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/oddlyEnoughNews/~3/4FytpzmEOvY/story01.htm

Do British airlines have copilots?

One comment on “Half of British pilots admit to falling asleep in cockpit – survey

  1. Cheng
    September 28, 2013

    Yes, UK airlines have co-pilots. That’s probably the problem. They keep the pilots plied with booze to keep their hands from shaking.

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