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Latest F-35 bang seat* mods will stop them breaking pilots' necks, beams US

mark 177

"What I had hoped to find out in the article was: How did they find out this was a problem?"

The did tests with dummies, according to The Economist. The Economist also reckons the main problem is the helmet, rather than the seat itself.

http://www.economist.com/news/science-and-technology/21706448-worlds-most-expensive-fighter-jet-helmet-really-good-top-gunu2019s

(might need a subscription)

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