Accession Number:

AD0654203

Title:

OXYGEN IN GENERAL AVIATION,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FEDERAL AVIATION AGENCY WASHINGTON D C OFFICE OF AVIATION MEDICINE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

General aviation pilots are increasingly ascending to altitudes exceeding ten thousand feet. As one becomes exposed to heights above twelve thousand feet, blood oxygen saturation diminishes in accordance with a predicable schedule. Recommended measures for the provision of adequate supplemental oxygen are described. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE