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air·sick·ness

(ār'sik-nes),
A condition resembling seasickness or other forms of motion sickness occurring in airplane or space flight as a result of erratic, increased, reduced, or continuous stimulation of the inner ear.
Synonym(s): air sickness

airsickness

(âr′sĭk′nĭs)
n.
Nausea, vomiting, or dizziness induced by the motion that occurs during air flight.

air·sick·ness

(ār'sik-nĕs)
A condition resembling seasickness occurring in airplane or space flight due to erratic, increased, reduced, or continuous stimulation of the inner ear.

air·sick·ness

(ār'sik-nĕs)
Condition resembling seasickness due to erratic stimulation of the inner ear.
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In the early 1980s, the Air Force began the Air Sickness Management program to assist more than half of the student pilots who statistically encounter airsickness to some degree in their training.
The US authorities say that the flight on 19 January from London, UK to Orlando, Florida was diverted after Michael Philippe reported to the flight's captain and another attendant that he had found a message that there was a bomb on board, written on an airsickness bag in the toilet.
There's a roaring global interest in these items - and there is even an Airsickness Bag Virtual Museum on the Internet, featuring pictures of bags half-inched from airlines all over the world.
When Croucher removed the airsickness bag from the seat pocket in front of her, she came in contact with bodily fluid in the bag left from a previous flight.
This is after an increasing amount of turbulence in recent months that have left some reaching for the airsickness bag.
My knees went wobbly, and believe me it wasn't the airsickness. My worst fears were being confirmed!
Right up there with the world's largest collection of airsickness bags (Niek Vermeulen's 2,112 specimens in the Netherlands) and the world's most decorated woman (Canadian "strip artiste" Krystyne Kolorful, with 95 percent of her skin tatooed), the 1998 Guinness Book of World Records awards the honor of the world's largest bloom to Rafflesia arnoldii of Southeast Asia.
maybe, all along, my depression has been a kind of airsickness. A longing for the ground.
It is important to note that this D>N>O profile does not match the profiles of other provocative environments, including space sickness, which has an O>D>N profile, simulator sickness, which has an O>N>D profile, or seasickness and airsickness, which have N>D>O profiles [2].
Car sickness is a form of motion sickness, like airsickness, sea sickness and other experiences of getting nauseous when moving.
I'm not prone to airsickness, but I also watch what I consume when I know I'm launching into nastiness when I'm at the controls.