Monday, December 9, 2013

Do We Rely Too Much on Automation?

There are many things we can learn from the experience of others.
This time, what pilots think about automation.

 Since aviation started to implement automation some time ago, it is interesting to see what are the current challenges they are experiencing with commercial airline automation.

"Relying too heavily on ... automation ... pose the biggest threats to airliner safety world-wide"
 (The Wall Street Journal).