Aviation Safety vs. Economic Pressures… an age old struggle:

Canadian Air Regulations regarding pilot flight duty times are about to be amended to bring them more in line with international standards and scientific research. As it stands, Canadian pilots can be scheduled to fly longer hours than pilots in most other countries. But will regulators go far enough to meet the evidence-based studies by NASA and others? Or will they cater to the financial concerns of airline owners? We’ll see.





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