If you fly or have flown an aircraft with an ejection seat you always think about having to actually pull that yellow handle. Will you know when to go or will you wait too long to make that decision?

This video shows actual ejections and brings to realization that the decision of when to go is a split second one.

 

Featured image by U.S. Navy

This article is courtesy of Fighter Sweep.

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