Traveling by Plane

By Kristen
Updated November 24, 2007

When it comes to airlines, there are lots of things to remember, but flying is still the fastest way to get from point A to point B, so we'll all just have to put up with it.

What to Wear

What to Bring

What to Expect

How to Act

On the Plane

What to do if . . .

Let Go Of Your Fears

You are more likely to be in a car accident than a plane accident. However, we still have a fear of flying. Maybe it's because the thought of falling is far more frightening to some of us than the thought of rolling across the road. Maybe it's because we feel like we have more control in a car. Maybe it's because airplane accidents get more media coverage than car accidents. Maybe it's because we drive in cars so much that we have simply lost our fear of car accidents.

In any case, several pilot friends of mine have made some very important points to combat the fear of flying: