Date registered: Aug 2005
Location: Lawrence, KS (USA)
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I read that it was just an eight or nine hour break from previous shift. I guess eight is minimum, but I wonder if there shouldn't also be a minimum sleep requirement. Apparently, he was also alone in the tower, but rules called for two people. I have to think that an alert controller would have been able to detect the mistake at least soon enough to stop them before the end of the runway...
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