He was a flight surgeon for the Air Force in 1942, serving in China with Chenault's Flying Tigers.
What does FS stand for?
FS stands for Flight Surgeon
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We have 133 other meanings of FS in our Acronym Attic
- Flax Seed
- Fleet Surgeon
- Fleischner Society
- Flexible Sigmoidoscopy (medical procedure)
- Flexible Sustainment
- Flight Safety
- Flight Sergeant (non-commissioned officer in HM Royal Air Force)
- Flight Simulator
- Flight Spare
- Flight Speed
Samples in periodicals archive:
Transitioning from a naval aviator to a naval flight surgeon has been an eye-opening experience.
NASA's flight surgeons and solar experts examined the solar flare's expected effects, the Daily Mail reported.
A flight surgeon is a physician trained in aviation medicine with an emphasis on aeromedical policies and procedures, as well as the stresses of flight and altitude physiology.
With the Flight Surgeons (Col James Little and Capt Christina Millhouse) believing that cardiac arrest was imminent, Col Henry was flown from the runway in a pre-arranged helicopter to a dive chamber, where he received lifesaving hypobaric treatment administered by the Flight Surgeons and the host nation medical team over the next several days.