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FAA TV: Spatial Disorientation - Visual Illusions (Part 2)

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Published on: April 5, 2012

Our vision is our dominate sense - but it is not so much what you are seeing but rather what you think you are seeing. This video examines in-flight conditions that can fool your eyes and make you susceptible to visual illusions, and give practical and comprehensive advice on how to cope and overcome this potential threat to safe flight.

Category: Airman Education

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