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Old 07-10-2013, 09:32 PM   #576
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Originally Posted by BigWrecKs View Post
Are pilots relying too much on automation now?
Welcome to the world of "push button pilots". Hand flying is becoming a dying breed, believe it or not. Instruments that were designed for landings in unfavorable weather conditions are now used as the staple for flight, even in clear blue and twenty-two. Lets not get started on autopilot. That's a battle that will not be won with fuel economy at stake.
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