Extreme G-force test

Air Force flight surgeon John Paul Stapp subjected himself to a number of extreme experiments in the late 1940's and early 1950's in order to acquire data on the human body's ability to withstand extreme forces including rapid deceleration, exposure to high speed winds and other hazards associated with jet aircraft.

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+15 1. Gondy10 commented 6 years ago

Very brave man.. O:)
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+17 2. nomoredavid commented 6 years ago

That just was a big pair of vintage balls, incredible !
I am relieved the man did survive after exposing himself to such experiments. Damn real life was something back in the days : no computer simulation of crash test dummies, just plain adventure !
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+32 3. samxgx commented 6 years ago

43 G and he was awake at the end? that's just impressive.
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+30 4. dushan commented 6 years ago

#3 no wonder, that was before "big-pusification-of-everything", when men were men, women were women and vampires didn't sparkle
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-1 5. samxgx commented 6 years ago

#4 some one knows Bill Maher's Be more Cynical :D
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+4 6. herial commented 6 years ago

Hy! I'm John Stapp and welcome to the Jackass 1950! :D
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+1 7. marshmallow-man commented 6 years ago

Col. Stahp!!
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0 8. chauncey23 commented 6 years ago

@1:25... Acme brakes?! holy shit man...