The Kickin' Chicken!
The FAA has formally requested the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) to address the issue of declining manual flight skills among airline pilots. In a brief submitted to ICAO, the agency says pilots have become too dependent on aircraft systems and either haven’t adequately...
First I was like, "oh no you didnt!" but then I read the article. A push for all airline pilots across the globe to get back into flying the airplane, while still looking to change the MCAS logic and possibly remove the single point failure they believed-in the past-wasn't a single point failure. Not bad for a toothless, feckless group of clock punchers.
Thankfully I'm so damn good this isn't directed at me. So I'll be kicking that auto pilot on early and stay on late.
*kicks back in chair and snoozes*