How far back though?
Back to that voice speaky tube with that whistle, long Morse cable or fly by wire jobby?
Perhaps the same team who designed the system used to work for Boeing, they have it worse that computer taking over and bringing down fully loaded aircraft.
Perhaps computer designed systems have reached the end of the road, bring back the bearing scrapers, engineersblue and leads taking I say.
Oh and Imperial.
Remembering The Good Old days, when Chiefs stood watches and all Torque settings were F.T.