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422- In The Unlikely Event

30:25 | Nov 18th, 2020

4 recommendations

If you’ve ever flown on a plane, you’ve been directed to study the safety briefing card in your seatback pocket. Every passenger plane, commercial or private, has to have safety cards on board. Moe La...Show More


Recommendations

iso_squared recommended:Feb 16th

I thought this episode was:

😲 Fascinating
💬 A great conversation

mm recommended:Jan 30th

Ever wonder why airplane safety briefing cards have no words and the same guy drawn again and again? Well hear it straight from the people who invented it, the illustrators and the guy who’s the model! Fascinating listen!

I thought this episode was:

😲 Fascinating
🤓 Insightful

phocks recommended:Nov 18th, 2020

Wow I had no idea that what kills people in a plane crash is not the crash itself in most cases but not being able to escape the plane after it crashes. I'm definitely going to be reading that safety card from now on!

I thought this episode was:

😲 Fascinating
💡 Educational
🤓 Insightful