Accession Number:

ADA025784

Title:

Test Pilot Evaluation of a Reclined Cockpit Seat as an Aid to G Tolerance and Performance

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Sep 1973-Mar 1975

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE AEROSPACE MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Report Date:

1976-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

Twenty-two student test pilots have participated in closed-loop tracking indoctrination runs on the Dynamic Environment Simulator. Each pilot flew through a series of profiles up to 6 G in both the conventional upright seat position and a 55 degrees tilt back seat position. The subjective responses and pilot questionnaires are presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE