• What Causes Turbulence - and Is it Actually Dangerous?

    5 monthes ago - By PopSugar

    Truth be told, the real reason I hate turbulence is because it means the food and beverage service is postponed. Some travelers, especially nervous flyers , start to see their lives flash before their eyes during periods of turbulence. We're all probably guilty of muttering a little prayer when things really start rocking on board.
    But what is turbulence, exactly? What causes it, and is it truly dangerous? Many flight attendants and pilots will tell you that fear of turbulence is unfounded, since there's little chance it could ever actually cause a plane to crash. However, turbulence...
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