New Device Detects Pilot Blackouts

June 24, 2015 05:01 PM
2446332_1551174679 video player.
Embed

During certain maneuvers, jet fighter pilots sometimes experience loss of vision and even loss of consciousness. Although short, these so-called ‘blackouts’ may have tragic consequences. An Israeli company says it has developed a device that could save pilots’ lives at such moments. VOA’s George Putic reports.