An intoxicated pilot is not someone you want flying your aircraft, period.
You’d be surprised to know that even the most reputable airlines with the most stringent of rules and regulations also deal with alcohol use among staff.
As reported by ABC Network Australia, a Singapore Airlines flight was barred from leaving Melbourne airport.
It was due to their pilot failing the random alcohol breath test.
A drunk pilot is a terrifying prospect for a passenger. Much more alarming for a company who has the pilot on staff.Read More