Air crash revives concern that automation is eroding airline pilots' flying skills

  • by: JOAN LOWY , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 9, 2013 - 6:55 AM

WASHINGTON — The crash landing of a South Korean airliner in San Francisco has revived concerns that airline pilots get so little opportunity these days to fly without the aid of sophisticated automation that their stick-and-rudder skills are eroding.

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