Aviophobia is a rather common problem people all over the world have to deal with every day. About 12.5 % of Americans have a fear of flying. Meanwhile, according to the data collected by the US Department of Transportation, flying is the safest method of travel available to people today.
Unfortunately, the widely available statistics about the safety of flying hasn’t helped people overcome their phobias. Today, millions of travelers lose an opportunity to visit other countries or join their loved ones due to a fear of flying.
We’ve tried hard to debunk the most common airplane myths to help you leave your fears behind.
1. Turbulence Is Scary! We Will All Die!
This panic is so popular because a passenger can’t see what’s happening to the plane. All he or she feels is turning and shaking, which is quite scary. Imagine yourself in a car without windows. Wouldn’t … Read the restRead More »