Accession Number : AD0639342

Title :   PHYSIOLOGICAL TRAINING OF HALO PARACHUTISTS.

Corporate Author : ARMY AEROMEDICAL RESEARCH UNIT FORT RUCKER ALA

Personal Author(s) : SCHANE,W. P.

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. (Author)

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

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE