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Forbes: Jerome Bouchard and Nicolas Baggioni on Single Pilot Commercial Flights

Passengers may start seeing planes with a single pilot in the cockpit within the next three to five years – an inevitability driven more by the airlines’ continual quest to lower costs than by the arrival of new technology.
Oliver Wyman partner Jerome Bouchard and consultant Nicolas Baggioni

Oliver Wyman partner Jerome Bouchard and consultant Nicolas Baggioni wrote an article for Forbes about how airlines will move to single-pilot operations in three to five years, which will be the first step toward autonomous flight.  According to Oliver Wyman, this shift can save airlines cumulatively $60 billion a year.

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