ASI Safety Quiz

Spatial Disorientation

We humans are VFR-only creatures. The senses we use to maintain our balance and figure out "which end is up" are completely unreliable when our bodies are in motion without visual reference to the world around us -- as when flying in instrument meteorological conditions (IMC). Spatial disorientation has claimed the lives of many pilots, instrument- and noninstrument-rated alike. Take this quiz to learn more.