Why Planes Don’t Fly in Extreme Heat

“Flight 503 has been canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.” That might come as a shocker when you’re sitting in the departure lounge looking at the gorgeous bright sunny weather outside. If there’s not a raincloud or snowstorm in sight, then what gives? Oh yeah, planes can’t fly in extreme heat! In the summer of…

The Main Reason Why Planes Get Delayed

You know this feeling of frustration when you’re about to fly to some exotic country for an unforgettable vacation, and then suddenly see that your flight is delayed? Or worse, you’re going to an extremely important business meeting, and a delay in your flight ruins it! I don’t know about you, but I’m kinda interested…

We Don’t See Stars from a Plane for a Simple Reason

If you’re on an overnight flight, you might have been looking forward to a gorgeous, clear view of the stars! That’s the whole reason you booked that window seat, right? But when night falls, you look out your window, and…no stars! They’re obviously still there…so what’s going on here?? Well there are a few reasons…

What Happens When Lightning Strikes a Plane

It was a cold rainy day in October of 2016. Huge balls of hail crashed into the ground. In short, it wasn’t a good day to fly, and Wow Air Flight 404 headed from Reykjavík, Iceland to Paris, France would soon understand why… That iconic fuchsia-colored plane was struck by a massive bolt of lightning…

A Plane Crash Reignites 9/11 Anxiety

NARRATOR: November 12th, 2001– it’s the Veteran’s Day holiday in the United States, a day off for many. But at New York’s John F Kennedy airport, it’s another busy day. Flight 587 lifts off at 9:14 AM. [SIGH] American 587, heavy– NARRATOR: 2,300 feet above the ground, disaster strikes. [SCREAMING] Oh my god! Oh my…

7 Tips To Help You Survive a Plane Crash

Hey there… I’m trying to stay upbeat and positive, but it’s hard right now. I just saw this terrible news story about a plane crash overseas. I’d love to say it’s one of those things I could never imagine happening to me, but I’m supposed to go on vacation next week and that’s all I…

OUR SCARIEST PLANE STORIES (ft. Ash Hardell) | Collabmas Day 10

Crazy TURBULENCE !! Compilation – INSIDE PLANE – Scary turbulence in flight – emergency landing

God protect us i love my family i love my family very much looks like.. we gonna make an emergency landing… we dont know what is happening – mom, what is happening ? – nothing my son.. – why the pilot does not say anything ? – its just turbulence my legs are shaking

Why Laminar Flow is AWESOME – Smarter Every Day 208

Hey, it’s me Destin, welcome back to Smarter Every Day. I love, laminar flow. And people send me tweets about laminar flow, all over the internet, its time to do, the laminar flow video. Check this out, big pool. We’re going to see if we can make, laminar flow happen. I should be able to…