Comparison of in-flight measures with predictions of a bio-mathematical fatigue model.

  title={Comparison of in-flight measures with predictions of a bio-mathematical fatigue model.},
  author={David M C Powell and Mick B Spencer and Keith J. Petrie},
  journal={Aviation, space, and environmental medicine},
  volume={85 12},
INTRODUCTION Bio-mathematical models are increasingly used for predicting fatigue in airline operations, and have been proposed as a possible component of fatigue risk management systems (FRMS). There is a need to continue to evaluate fatigue models against data collected from crews conducting commercial flight operations. METHODS A comparison was made between several in-flight studies of pilot fatigue, conducted over a 10-yr period on a variety of operations, and the predictions of a widely… 

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