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Following restrictions on Pakistan International Airlines’ (PIA) operations in the EU and the US there has been an outpouring of assistance from The Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) to address safety and technical issues, in what ISS CEO Dr Adam Fletcher calls a...

Recently, we got some great discussions going on social media about FedEx's FRMS, especially due to the increased pressure on FedEx Express pilots during the pandemic. This came after reports that FedEx Express pilots have made more fatigue calls as the company “has been...

This week at ISS we’ve been talking about a positive development in the area of fatigue management – and that is a shift in culture towards trust and honesty. In July, a report was released on a 2017 Air Ambulance accident in Alaska...

It's going to be a long time until air travel feels normal again, but it's also likely that many of us will have to travel before a vaccine is widely adopted. So in the meantime, airlines are looking at innovative ways to make...

While you would think that a huge decrease in travel would have eased pressure on our roads and skies, it appears that it has actually introduced a whole new set of safety concerns. The rate of highway deaths has actually risen as drivers speed...

A new study published in the International Journal of Aerospace Psychology examined the correlation between fatigue and workload in cabin crews, and found perceived workload to be an independent predictor of fatigue. Cabin crew face workload demands very different from that of pilots, their...