This Is Why You Have to Open the Window Blinds on an Airplane

It might not be what you expect, but it makes a lot of sense

Photo by Shaun Alam on Unsplash

Have you ever been on an airplane and wondered why the cabin crew are so insistent on the window blinds being raised for take-off and landing?

The obvious assumption is that it is something to do with safety. But why exactly? It turns…

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Jason Ward

Jason Ward

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Freelance Writer, Author, Journalist for 30 years. Mostly lives in Asia. www.jasonwardwriter.com, thewordofward@gmail.com Top writer in History and Culture.