Protection to +12 Gz.

  title={Protection to +12 Gz.},
  author={John W. Burns and Douglas J. Ivan and Christian. Stern and John C Patterson and Paul C. Johnson and William E Drew and J. Terry Yates},
  journal={Aviation, space, and environmental medicine},
  volume={72 5},
BACKGROUND The U.S. Air Force has developed +Gz-protective equipment that will provide most pilots protection to +9 Gz with minimal-to-no straining. This equipment includes a pressure breathing system called COMBAT EDGE (CE), which is currently operational, and the Advanced Technology Anti-G Suit (ATAGS), which is not yet operational. For future high-performance aircraft design it is important to know the upper limit of various protective equipment and techniques. METHODS Six subjects were… CONTINUE READING
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