Flight Crew And Pilots Share Secrets Passengers Might Not Know

When it comes to just about anything, people like to know the insider secrets, and with travel, that seems to be especially true. Travel hacks, the best secret destinations to visit, how to save the most money—whatever it is, people want to know.

Flying is no exception to that. You’re putting your trust in this giant flying machine and the people running it, hoping that you get where you’re supposed to be going, so it’s natural that you’d want to know what’s happening behind the scenes!

Planes Aren’t Just for The Living

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Photo Credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images
Photo Credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

“Often there will be a dead body in the cargo hold.”

“It doesn’t ‘mean’ anything other than there being a body in the cargo hold. When people die abroad they need to be transported too.”