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airsickness:

see motion sicknessmotion sickness,
waves of nausea and vomiting experienced by some people, resulting from the sudden changes in movement of a vehicle. The ailment is also known as seasickness, car sickness, train sickness, airsickness, and swing sickness.
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airsickness

[′er‚sik·nəs]
(medicine)
Motion sickness associated with flying due to the effects of acceleration.
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Reasons for DOR attrition by base and type of pre-UPT training Total DOR = 57 No data available from Moody (n = 9) Reason for DOR available (n = 48) Total DOR from UPT after IFT = 15 Persistent Did not enjoy airsickness Reason flying, lack of issues despite Personal and for DOR desire to fly treatment family issues UPT Base IFT IFS IFT IFS IFT IFS Columbus 1 9 1 Vance 2 1 1 1 Laughlin 2 8 1 2 2 Sheppard 1 1 Total 4 20 2 2 2 3 % by 4/15 20/33 2/15 2/33 2/15 3/33 training 27% 61% 13% 6% 13% 9% % of total 24/48 4/48 5/48 DOR 50% 8.
In the early 1980s, the Air Force began the Air Sickness Management program to assist more than half of the student pilots who statistically encounter airsickness to some degree in their training.
The Motion History Questionnaire (MHQ), which was developed 30 years ago to study airsickness and disorientation attributable to Coriolis stimulation, is often used to assess susceptibility differences based on past occurrences of sickness in inertial environments (Kennedy & Graybiel, 1965).
As she climbed out of the fighter jet at Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada, she removed her helmet and proudly held up her airsickness bag, empty and dry.
Accepted for pilot training with the RAF, he had to give it up because of a tendency to airsickness.
The B vitamins are known as the catalytic spark plugs of the body, so are a good 'must have' vitamin to take travelling - for anything from fluid retention to jet lag and airsickness.
The flight on 19 January from London, UK to Orlando, Florida was diverted to Iceland after Michael Philippe reported to the captain and another flight attendant that he had found a message that there was a bomb on board, written on an airsickness bag in the toilet.
The US authorities say that the flight on 19 January from London, UK to Orlando, Florida was diverted after Michael Philippe reported to the flight's captain and another attendant that he had found a message that there was a bomb on board, written on an airsickness bag in the toilet.
There's a roaring global interest in these items - and there is even an Airsickness Bag Virtual Museum on the Internet, featuring pictures of bags half-inched from airlines all over the world.
When Croucher removed the airsickness bag from the seat pocket in front of her, she came in contact with bodily fluid in the bag left from a previous flight.
This is after an increasing amount of turbulence in recent months that have left some reaching for the airsickness bag.