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FAA TV: Vision in Aviation

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Published on: April 5, 2012

Having good effective vision is paramount to safe flight. A pilot whose vision is not good is creating a potentially hazardous flying experience. This video provides the viewer with a basic understanding of how the visual system functions. Certain flight conditions such as hypoxia and night-flying hinder vision. This video strives to convince pilots and crewmembers that good 20/20 vision enhances the likelihood of a safe flight.

Category: Airman Education

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