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ICAO Standards and Recommended Practices - Fatigue Management

Annex 6 Part 1
(Flight & Cabin Crew)

(Amendment 37)


Fatigue Management Guidance Material


 DOC 9966: FRMS Manual
for Regulators

(1st Edition, 2012)


FRMS Implementation Guide
for Operators
(1st Edition, July 2011)


Guidance Material for the Development of Prescriptive Fatigue Management Regulations
(From Annex 6, Part I - Amendment 37)

Examples of Fatigue Management Regulations

Australia, Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA)


United States, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Part 117

Articles and Publications
  • ​Fatigue Safety Performance Indicators: A paper by the IATA FRMS Task Force
    (Ed. 1, Jan 2014)
  • ​Fatigue Management Fact Sheet during the 38th Session of the ICAO Assembly
    (Sep 2013)
  • ​Fatigue Risk Management Systems.  A Paper by the IATA FRMS Task Force
    (Jan 2013)
  • Hindsight13 - Fatigue
    (EUROCONTROL, Summer 2011)
  • ​Formalizing New Approaches to Fatigue Risk Management Systems
    (ICAO Journal 2011, Issue 4)