Accession Number : AD0639342

Title :   PHYSIOLOGICAL TRAINING OF HALO PARACHUTISTS

Corporate Author : ARMY AEROMEDICAL RESEARCH UNIT FORT RUCKER AL

Personal Author(s) : SCHANE, W P

PDF Url : AD0639342

Report Date : Sep 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : The report reviews the environment in which a HALO parachutist operates, indicates some areas in training which deserve special attention, and makes some specific operational recommendations which, if adopted, would reduce the possibility of injury or disease caused by the man-environment interaction.

Descriptors :   *PARACHUTE JUMPING, *TRAINING, AVIATION MEDICINE, HIGH ALTITUDE, STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY)

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE