Fear of Flying Advice
- What causes turbulence when flying? (Turbulence Part I)
- Have you ever flown through a hurricane? (Turbulence Part II)
- What happens if a plane is struck by lightning?
- How does weather cause delays when flying?
- How do weather delays improve safety?
Takeoffs & Landings
- How dangerous is a bird strike for an airplane?
- How do pilots land the plane in bad weather?
- Are go-arounds in an airliner dangerous? (Part I)
- Are go-arounds in an airliner dangerous? (Part II)
Safety & Technology
- Do we really need to “turn off all portable electronic devices” when on an airplane?
- What are the chances of colliding with another plane?
- How safe is it to fly over water?
- How safe and reliable is the maintenance of commercial airliners?
- What are the truth and myths about oxygen masks on airplanes?
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