Aviation, Environment

Climate-Change To Make Flights More Bumpy

Air travel is likely to get a lot bumpier because of climate-change, a new study suggests.

A doubling of carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere would increase the average amount of severe cloudless, “clear air” turbulence at seven miles—the altitude at which commercial passenger jets, on long-haul flights, routinely cruise—by 149 percent.



1 thought on “Climate-Change To Make Flights More Bumpy”

  1. Which will give more power to overstressed flight attendants to wake you up in the middle of the night flight to see if you are buckled up. (Air France) 😦
    Hope all is well?


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