Fatigue resource library

Fatigue Management Guide for Airline Operators

The ICAO/IFALPA/IATA Fatigue Management Guide for Airline Operators is one in a suite of manuals related to fatigue management. Developed specifically for airline operators, this manual presents information on managing fatigue risks using both a prescriptive approach to fatigue management and FRMS.

Manual for the Oversight of Fatigue Management Approaches

This document, published by ICAO, provides an overview of fatigue management approaches for regulators.

IFALPA Fatigue Positions and Guidance


Briefing Leaflet September 13, 2022
IFALPA Fatigue Reporting Guidance
Briefing Leaflet December 18, 2023
Controlled Rest on the Flight Deck
Position Paper April 09, 2014
Fatigue Management
Position Paper March 11, 2019
Non-Routine Operations
Briefing Leaflet August 10, 2011
10 things you should know about FRMS
Briefing Leaflet August 10, 2011
FRMS checklist for Member Associations
Briefing Leaflet December 11, 2019
Sleep Apnea Information for Pilots

Scientific Background


External Publications September 01, 2007
TNO Study Final
External Publications June 15, 2016
Guidance Material for Fatigue Risk Management
External Publications March 01, 2014
Fatigue Modelling