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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...

Cruise ships have been on all of our minds here at ISS in the last few weeks after the Diamond Princess Cruise in Japan was the first in a wave of vessels exporting coronavirus (COVID-19) throughout the world. One of the troubling aspects that...

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...

A new study of US Air National Guard medical personnel found that service members experienced levels of sleep restriction that resulted in significantly reduced cognitive effectiveness. Part of the interest in studying National Guard personnel came from their unique position as service members who...