Study shows chronic fatigue among air traffic controllers

...Association to revise controller schedules to provide...nearly 2 in 10 controllers had committed significant...by 76 percent of controllers in the field study...significant risk to controller alertness, and...wrong runway. The controller had worked all...incidents involving controllers falling asleep...

Air traffic controllers for some airports are now miles away, watching the planes on camera

...instead watched by cameras, guided in by controllers viewing the video at another airport...airports will, for some time, still have controllers on site, experts say unmanned towers...airport eliminate blind spots and give controllers more-detailed views. Infrared can supplement...

Police deploy Tasers to stop Augusta man after eluding for allegedly stealing Wii controllers

An Augusta man was tased twice and arrested Monday after attempting to steal two Nintendo Wii controllers from Wal-Mart.Approximately 5:01 p.m., deputies responded to 3209 Deans Bridge Road, where 35-year-old Dwayne Stanford...

Controllers ready spacecraft for Christmas landing on Mars

FRANKFURT, Germany -- Controllers of Europe's first Mars mission...and begin sending a signal to let controllers know it has safely touched down...it will be several hours before controllers get a chance to confirm its landing...

Life & style
Barrow helped air traffic controllers

Air traffic controllers in Augusta and the flying public owe...return the FAA and the air traffic controllers back to the bargaining table. While...impose a contract on our nation's controllers is a safe or smart way to address...

Ground controllers take over new robot arm

...With astronauts standing by like traffic cops, ground controllers nudged a 5-foot, experimental robot arm back and forth...11/2 -foot box and open a small, hinged door. Ground controllers skipped these tests and instead focused on simple movements...

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Paine College unable to pay some employees

...earlier this week, according to the release. Salaried employees who are paid by institutional funds were affected. Interim Controller Sherrell Flournoy said hourly employees paid by grants received a paycheck. The college issued letters to creditors stipulating...

Ross Fisher | The Masters

...Fisher cards a relaxed 69 Posted: 04/08/11 Days before one of the biggest tournaments of the year, Ross Fisher knew how to take it slow. He did so with a game controller in hand, two childhood friends by his...

Rants & Raves

...get a car and a driver, preferably a sheriff. Also, they should get rid of those commissioners. There should be a city controller, and the mayor should make the decisions. THE DAILY MORNING and afternoon congestion at Interstate 20 and River Watch Parkway...

Augusta startup aims to revolutionize haunted house industry

...entrance.Before, haunted houses would have individual controllers for the lighting, sound and animatronics, but the Terror...scare."Instead of crawling through walls to set individual controllers, Gantt said, anyone with a Wi-Fi-enabled device would...