A question from experts: How to behave correctly in the event of turbulence in an aircraft


Many air travelers have already experienced what it feels like when an aircraft flies through turbulence: The aircraft was just flying through the sky in a perfectly calm manner. But suddenly a bucking can be felt, at first slight, then stronger and stronger, the seat belt signs light up. It becomes particularly uncomfortable if the aircraft suddenly gets into an air hole and sags. But what is responsible for the turbulence – and can an airplane crash as a result? TRAVELBOOK answers the most important questions.