Thursday, August 6, 2009
The Wall Street Journal has a story up on the Federal Aviation Administration's plans to revise its decades-old standards for pilot rest and work hours. See Andy Pasztor, FAA Chief Vows to Rewrite Pilot-Safety Rules, Wall St. J., Aug. 5, 2009 (available here).
The story references a speech delivered by FAA Chief Randy Babbitt to the Air Line Pilots Association, We Can't Regulate Professionalism, Speech to the ALPA Air Safety Forum, Washington, D.C. (Aug. 5, 2009). A full copy of the talk is availabe through the FAA website here.