NBC-San Francisco: Commercial Pilots-Addicted to Automation?
The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit traveled to the University of Iowa’s Operator Performance Laboratory, where a NASA-funded $1.2 million research project is studying the relationship. This is Part 1 of a two-part series on the issue.
To view the report, go to http://www.nbcbayarea.com/investigations/Commercial-Pilots-Addicted-to-Automation--221727971.html.
To read the University of Iowa NASA research grant announcement, go to http://www.engineering.uiowa.edu/news/ui-develops-test-aircraft-systems-make-air-travel-safer.