Impressive Airplane Facts


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1. Young male chimpanzees have been seen using logs to play the "airplane game" moving the log side to side in the air just like humans do.
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2. There are tribes living in the jungle who have had no contact with the outside world. They fire arrows at airplanes.
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3. Tip: Putting your phone in airplane mode will stop ads while playing games.
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4. The farther back you sit on an airplane, the greater your odds of survival in the event of a crash.
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5. Tip: Putting your phone on airplane mode will help it charge faster.
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6. At age 18, Sam Smith got a tattoo of an airplane because he was drunk and fresh-off a plane.
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7. Two surgeons used a coat hanger, brandy, and a tube to operate on a collapsed lung during an airplane flight - and succeeded.
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8. The smoothest place to sit in an airplane is often over or near the wing.

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9. Prince Charles and Prince William never travel on the same airplane as a precaution.
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10. Accidentally text the wrong person? Immediately put your phone on airplane mode and once it fails to deliver, delete the message.
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11. People sitting in the back row of an airplane have a higher chance of surviving a crash than those sitting in the front.
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12. Accidentally text the wrong person? Immediately put your phone on airplane mode and once it fails to deliver, delete the message!
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13. Prince Charles and Prince William never travel on the same airplane in case of a crash.
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14. If you?re not getting service for your phone, try turning it on airplane mode and then switch it back. It should find signal then!
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15. Airplane crashes have a 96% survival rate! In the U.S, from 1983 to 2000, 51,207 out of 53,487 people survived airplane crashes.

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