There are several ways to recognize that a stall is impending before it actually occurs. When one or more of these indicators is noted, initiation of a recovery should be instinctive.
|Feel||Reduced flight control forces|
|Ineffective flight controls|
|Vision||High pitch attitude (not necessarily conclusive)|
|Angle of Attack indicator (if installed)|
|Hearing||Reduced noise of airflow around the airframe|
|Kinesthesia||Sinking feeling (pun intended)|