Your comments in “Ambulatory Care” (Viewpoint, March 2013, page 7) about people still being the same while technology flies are apropos. We all worry about the delicate balance pilots seek between wanting to please the boss and stretching the hours beyond normal endurance. Unfortunately, none of us came equipped with “alertness and reaction time” meters. But wouldn't that be great? Something you wear like an iWatch that can tell you at a glance how far down the needle has dropped ...


You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "Time's Up".


Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to for access.


Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.