Share

How ‘Spatial Disorientation’ Can Be Fatal To Pilots In Flight | NBC News NOW

When pilots are flying in difficult weather conditions, they can experience a state of confusion called “spatial disorientation.” According to the FAA, it causes five to 10 percent of all general aviation accidents, 90 percent of which are fatal. Aviation expert Julian Alarcon looks at what happens when even the most experienced pilots fly in compromised conditions.
» Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC
» Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews

NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging news stories. NBC News Digital features NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com, TODAY.com, Nightly News, Meet the Press, Dateline, and the existing apps and digital extensions of these respective properties. We deliver the best in breaking news, live video coverage, original journalism and segments from your favorite NBC News Shows.

Connect with NBC News Online!
NBC News App: https://apps.nbcnews.com/mobile
Breaking News Alerts: https://link.nbcnews.com/join/5cj/breaking-news-signup?cid=sm_npd_nn_yt_bn-clip_190621
Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC
Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC
Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/FollowNBC
Follow NBC News on Instagram: http://nbcnews.to/InstaNBC

How ‘Spatial Disorientation’ Can Be Fatal To Pilots In Flight | NBC News NOW

Leave a Comment