10 worst case plane scenarios

2013-10-10 16:01

Even if you aren't in the least aviophobic, chances are you've spent some travel time thinking of all the terrible things that could happen during a flight. 

It's kind of like Pringles, once you start thinking about it, you really can't stop. And the thing is, while most of these scenarios are entirely unlikely to happen, they just might. 

Never say never and all that. 

These are the top 10 scary plane scenarios we could think of, what would you add? Tell us in the comment section below or send us your thoughts to info@news24travel.com

The pilot may have a heart attack... and you will have to land the plane

Your plane could be hit by lightning

The plane could crash land on a desert island... on second thought, that could be fun

Someone may open the emergency exit, sucking everyone into the ether (they say this can't happen, but you just never, never know)

Those oxygen mask thingies may drop down and you won't have a clue what to do

A thousand tiny spiders may breed out of an unsuspected egg sack in someone's hand luggage

You may have to use the barf bag

The lock on the toilet door might break while you're inside right at the beginning of a 20-hour flight. You're stuck.

You may have an allergic reaction to something in the food

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