Ashley Burke Controversial pilot fatigue regulations that would set limits on how long pilots can fly in a day will move forward, despite some groups saying they’re too rushed and could cause new safety concerns. Transport Minister Marc Garneau spoke at a two-day safety workshop about... - #Fatigue, #Move, #News, #Pilot, #Rules, #Safety, #Set
Joseph Jean-Pierre Marc Garneau, C.C., CD, Ph.D., F.C.A.S.I., MP (born February 23, 1949) is a Canadian politician, retired military officer, former astronaut and engineer. Garneau was the first Canadian in outer space taking part in three flights aboard NASA Space shuttles. He was the president of the Canadian Space Agency from 2001 to 2006, and in 2003 was installed as the ninth Chancellor of Carleton University in Ottawa.
There have been many safety concerns with drones since they became popular for recreational use. Now stricter rules are being put in place in Canada to tackle those concerns. Marc Garneau, the Minister of Transport, said that the current regulations for recreational drone operators haven’t done enough to curb “very worrying incidents” of near-collisions between drones and aircrafts across Canada. Read more by clicking through here.