Accession Number : ADP001145

Title :   Some Physiological Changes in Lateral (Gy) Acceleration,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE AEROSPACE MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Popplow,James R.

Report Date : MAY 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : The advent of the Advance Fighter Technology Integration (AFTI) F-16 has prompted a renewed interest in the physical and physiological stresses which occur in lateral acceleration. The Aerospace Medical Research Laboratories' Acceleration Effects Branch has recently completed this experimental protocol which examined the cardiopulmonary effects of Gy forces. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Pilots, *Performance(Human), *Flight testing, *Stress(Physiology), *Acceleration, Test methods, Measurement, Physiology, Pulmonary function, Fighter aircraft, Tables(Data), Workshops

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE