10 Facts About Aeroplanes You Never Knew



Pilots Routinely Sleep

While flying long distances, one or both of the pilots may fall asleep while in the air. A large percentage of pilots have admitted to falling asleep at the wheel in the cockpit. Thankfully, planes are bit more advanced these days.

Oxygen Mask Safety

Despite being in place for survival and health reasons, the oxygen masks are actually only safe for a short period of time. It was revealed that these masks only carry a supply of oxygen good for around 15 minutes.