Accession Number : AD0642517

Title :   ORIENTATION IN AEROSPACE FLIGHT.

Descriptive Note : Special rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AEROSPACE MEDICAL INST PENSACOLA FLA

Personal Author(s) : Graybiel,Ashton

Report Date : 10 OCT 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 44

Abstract : Attention is focused on some of the problems involved in spatial orientation which have been studied during many investigations at the Naval Aerospace Medical Institute. The first part is a review of these long-time studies and this is followed by a discussion of some experiments carried out in weightlessness. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AVIATION MEDICINE, SPACE FLIGHT), GRAVITY, WEIGHTLESSNESS, SPACE PERCEPTION, VISION, VESTIBULAR APPARATUS, ILLUSIONS, POSTURE(PHYSIOLOGY)

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE