How safe is flying

Amazon TCorNoTC
Jun 10 21 Comments

I got a dream job In Atlanta while I have home in Houston (ignore amazon. My last job). I need to fly back and forth as wife cannot move.

How safe is flying. I haven’t flown much at all


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TOP 21 Comments
  • Facebook ⭕w⭕
    You're much more likely to die in your commute within Atlanta than flying between Atlanta and Houston.
    Jun 10 1
    • Amazon jgudhejfk
      I like comments like this. Smart 😎
      Jun 10
  • New / Eng EoiB15
    Probability of fatality per hour of travel is somewhat lower for flying commercial compared to driving.
    Jun 10 0
  • Amazon / Eng 1099-B
    Your main risk is catching a cold or flu on the plane.
    Jun 10 0
  • Taylor Farms Batistuta
    I think you should be asking yourself how scared you are of airplanes. No matter how safe it is, if you are on the verge of sh*tying your pants every time you travel, then probably it’s not gonna be worth it.
    Jun 10 0
  • Facebook Johny Cage
    Do yourself a favor and watch the show "air crash investigations" on YouTube. It will rid you of all your fears
    Jun 10 0
  • Microsoft not-a-dev
    The biggest problem is that you’ll be spending most of your weeks away from your family, in hotel rooms or a second apartment. It could be fun for a bit, but most people don’t resist doing that for over 1 year.
    Jun 10 0
  • Vanguard ubercool9
    Btw. What is the company in atlanta?
    Jun 10 0
  • Accenture wiskfhwh
    you'll be fine :) i've flown back and forth DFW to NYC for 2 years
    Jun 10 0
  • Nvidia monolith_
    What kind of a question is this? How often have you heard of a plan crash within US? That is how safe it is.
    Jun 10 1
    • Facebook / Eng aizu
      737 max?
      Jun 10
  • Intel babubhatt
    Flying’s not the issue - it’s fine.
    Being away from family so often while commuting is really hard though.
    Jun 10 0
  • New ewTc57
    More chances you die of loneliness
    Jun 10 0
  • mkuL05
    I’ve flown before. I’m alive. Trust me, it’s safe.
    Jun 10 0
  • Microsoft itsRaw
    Did you work in AWS in Houston btw?
    Jun 10 0
  • Spotify 56hgtYlA
    If you’re not comfortable flying so often that it could cause anxiety, maybe it’s not worth it.
    Jun 10 0
  • New / Strategy

    New Strategy

    Tesla Motors, BMW, Robert Bosch
    Get ready for weather shutdowns and delays inplace of traffic jams. Do yourself a favor and get the lounge pass and some flight credit card as well
    Jun 10 0
  • Clover Health sses
    You're more likely to get a royal flush in poker twice in a row than crash in a plane.
    Jun 10 0
  • Intuit what!
    Most scary thing would be bad turbulence
    Jun 10 0
  • Google / Eng

    Google Eng

    It's safer than crossing the road.
    Jun 10 0
  • Microsoft gh0stntshl
    Move into a new wife.
    Jun 10 0


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