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Old 07-11-2013, 02:23 AM   #589
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2001 Z3


Originally Posted by BigWrecKs View Post
Are pilots relying too much on automation now?
Clicking automation, aka autothrottles, and then never watching your speed again is insane. Every pilot should be scanning airspeed all the time, especially on landing.

Just like you need to still check your speed when you think you have cruise control on when driving.
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