This is a good story and discussion about a scary airplane landing that ruined a couple’s honeymoon … for me to poop on.
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Over on the City-Data forums theropod has launched a poll asking which “Airliners you don’t trust?” that has generated a terrific discussion in which travelers list which airlines they won’t fly and why – and many of the responses are rational, if disputable
In this 24-hour-news-cycle world there are no shortage of theoretical events of which you should be terrified at the very prospect. So, it’s surprising that we haven’t heard more about the EXTREME LIKELIHOOD OF CATCHING THE LAST DISEASE YOU WILL EVER CATCH ON YOUR NEXT FLIGHT!
I’m a sucker for a good thread title, and in my opinion they don’t get much better than this one on FlyerTalk.
With the trend toward more safety videos and fewer or reduced safety demos, one begins to wonder how far removed we are from the death of safety presentations entirely.
Ok, that title might be a bit misleading. In point of fact, I can’t actually offer a surefire way to survive an airline crash and neither can any of the posters in this thread about watching the safety presentation. Some of the posters however – corporate-wage-slave and greg5 to name two – allude to research that suggests passengers who pay attention…