DEAD TIRED – Pilot Fatigue – Aviation's Insidious Killer

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Dead Tired is written by a retired commercial pilot who spent far too much time in the cockpit in a state of “dead tired.” A few of his personal sleep deprivation anecdotes are related in the book. However, the primary theme is an in-depth view of the current issue of cockpit fatigue and the FAA’s severely belated response to a serious aviation safety problem.
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About Ace Abbott

Ace Abbott, author of The Rogue Aviator: In the Back Alleys of Aviation

Ace Abbott was born and raised in upstate New York, entered the U.S. Air Force in 1965 and became an F-4 Phantom pilot based in the Far East. He began his civilian career as a Learjet corporate/charter pilot, spending his last twenty-two years as a Boeing 727 captain. He retired in 2002 after visiting forty-four countries with fourteen different airlines.

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Review by: Bruce Roy on May 11, 2013 :
That's the way it's heading. The accountants having won their right to use us as if we were a machine.
(reviewed 23 days after purchase)

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