MOLIT Aviation Safety Policy Director General Kwon Yong Bok

MOLIT Aviation Safety Policy Director General Kwon Yong Bok

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“As planes become more sophisticated, the government has told airlines that they need to narrow the gap between digital and analogue systems,” Kwon Yong Bok, director general of aviation safety policy at the South Korean transport ministry, said in an interview today when asked about pilots’ dependence on automation.