What color is an airplane’s evacuation slide?

Dan Pupius
Sep 20, 2015 · 1 min read
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As we were taxiing out of San Diego Airport our pilot pointed out this American Airlines plane that had had an unfortunate accident. One of the front emergency slides had deployed into the food truck.

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I always imagined they would be yellow.

(Written on my iPhone6 while waiting for luggage at SFO)

Dan Pupius

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Englishman in California. Father, engineer, photographer. Recovering adrenaline junky. Founder @ www.range.co. Previously: Medium, Google.

Dan Pupius

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Englishman in California. Father, engineer, photographer. Recovering adrenaline junky. Founder @ www.range.co. Previously: Medium, Google.

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