NASA Team Studying Hypoxia Put USAF Pilot-Physician In F/A-18

Credit: Super Hornet: U.S. Navy
U.S. Air Force Col. Jay Flottmann is one of a handful of individuals the service calls “unicorns”—qualified both as a fighter pilot and a physician. As a member of the NASA team charged with studying a troubling surge in hypoxia-like cockpit episodes in the U.S. Navy’s F/A-18 fleet, Flottmann...

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