Commercial Pilots: Addicted to Automation? - NBC Bay Area

    Commercial Pilots: Addicted to Automation?

    The use of automation in cockpits has made commercial flying safer than ever, but it is also raising safety issues, as some experts say pilots may have become over-reliant on technology to fly. Stephen Stock reports. (Published Thursday, Aug 29, 2013) The use of automation in cockpits has made commercial flying safer than ever, but it is also raising safety issues, as some experts say pilots may have... See More