Social media causing sleep deprivation in pilots: IAF Chief
Saturday, September 15, 2018, 8:35 AM
Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa said that being online for longer hours on social media is causing sleep deprivation in pilots. Speaking at the 57th annual-conference by Indian-Society of Aerospace Medicine, the Air Force chief said that being active on social media till late hours causes sleep deprivations in pilots and it is very important to have a check mechanism for the same.
Air India probes alleged manipulations in preparing pilots' rost
Monday, June 25, 2018, 9:14 PM
State-run carrier Air India is probing alleged manipulation in preparation of rosters for pilots, sources said. Some deputy general managers, who prepare rosters, and pilots as well as certain other administrative staff are also under the scanner, according to the airline sources. An Air India spokesperson confirmed that a probe has been launched into the alleged manipulations in the rostering system.