Accession Number : AD0257273

Title :   AEROMETEORISM: A FOLLOW-UP REPORT

Corporate Author : NAVAL SCHOOL OF AVIATION MEDICINE PENSACOLA FLA

Personal Author(s) : KASPAREK,CATHERINE F. ; GRAYBIEL,ASHTON

Report Date : 16 JAN 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : As a follow-up to one published in 1954, this report presents he trend in aerometeorism since that time. Death has occurred to 87 persons an injury to 622 as a re ult of falling aircraft or falling fr gments of aircraft in the period 19531959. Various examples of the accidents which caused the aerometeorism are cited. (Author)

Descriptors :   *AVIATION ACCIDENTS, *AVIATION INJURIES, *CASUALTIES, *FALLING BODIES, HAZARDS, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE