China Airways pilot caught sleeping at 747 – Taiwan English Information

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A video of an skilled pilot sleeping in his seat whereas he was flying a China Airways 747 airplane surfaced in Taiwan, and the airline says that the pilot has already been punished for violating flight security guidelines.

EBC Information yesterday introduced the report by posting the captain's 13-second sequence of dozing at work, noting that sleeping within the cockpit was a violation of Taiwan's aviation rules.

The pilot can be a chief officer of the airline with practically 20 years of expertise and would even be a flight teacher charged with flight simulator assessments. TVBS claims that the pilot's final identify is Weng ().

The incident occurred earlier than the latest strike of China Airways pilots, who complained of being drained by the lengthy hours of labor.

China Airways mentioned that the co-pilot who had filmed the incident as an alternative of instantly get up the skilled pilot had additionally violated the principles of aviation security and that he had additionally been punished.

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Sources: EBC Information,

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