Many people in the world today are afraid to fly. It is easy to see why as being thousand of feet about the ground travelling at hundreds of miles per hour is not a natural state for any human to be in. Some people are so afraid to fly that they must take medication or have a support animal with them when they fly. With that being said, however, flying is still a necessary part of life for a great many people and anything that can be done to ease their fears is a wonderful thing.
1. The Way Planes Are Made
Each time you set foot onto on airplane you are stepping into a machine that countless people have put countless hours into making. Years of research, tests and trial runs, experiments, studying and crafting have gone into each and every airplane. The people who design and build aircraft carriers are well educated and well trained. Not only that, but it is the collective knowledge of countless minds that goes into the making of each aircraft making it leagues better than any one person could do on their own. There are also millions of parts of an airplane and hardware distributors that are dedicated to producing only the best.
2. The Way Pilots Are Trained
You can rest assured that pilots who fly commercial airplanes have already flown hundreds, if not thousands, of hours. In addition, they have also been trained specifically and extensively on the plane they’re currently flying. You don’t have to worry about flying with a novice in the cockpit.
3. Statistics About Flying
There are also many statistics about the safety of flying. These studies have shown that flying is safer than many things we already do, like driving our cars. So, when you start to worry, just remind yourself thousands do this everyday and land safely without a scratch.
Although, flying can be scary, there are many reasons to feel good about each flight you take. So, the next time you fly, try to sit back and enjoy the ride.