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Combat Pilots May Get Viagra

samzenpus posted more than 6 years ago

Idle 5

Israel is considering giving its combat pilots Viagra to improve their performance in the air. A study by Israeli doctors of mountain climbers in Africa found a correlation between erectile dysfunction drugs and improved performance in high altitudes. It looks like this already tough job is about to get a lot harder.

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5 comments

Last sentence (1)

Rinisari (521266) | more than 6 years ago | (#22336520)

Har har har.

huh? (1)

Coraon (1080675) | more than 6 years ago | (#22336866)

I though when flying you were supposed to hold onto a mechanical joy stick...

Re:huh? (0)

Anonymous Coward | more than 6 years ago | (#22415526)

apparently not any more..

Performance (1)

Annirak (181684) | more than 6 years ago | (#22351904)

Israel is considering giving its combat pilots Viagra to improve their performance in the air
I thought that encouraging that kind of performance while flying would lead to more crashes.

irrelevant? (0)

Anonymous Coward | more than 6 years ago | (#22511104)

I thought they used pressurized cockpits and/or oxygen masks..
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