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An airport advertised for an air traffic controller with good vision, but said applicants could use a Braille form to apply. The website for St Mary's Airport, on the Isles of Scilly, says controllers need to be able to observe changing weather. But the advert for a fourth controller for the airport said applicants could ask for an application pack in larger text, Braille or an audio format. A spokesman for the Council of the Isles of Scilly, which runs the airport, said the...
AIRPORT bosses were yesterday accused of political correctness gone mad after advertising for an air traffic controller - in BRAILLE. Bosses at St Mary's airport on the Scilly Isles say they are just honouring equal ops rules, despite stating that 20-20 vision is required. (c) 2008 Daily Mirror. Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.
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