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Does Turbulence Cause Planes To Crash?

If you’ve ever been on a flight, you might have experienced some bad turbulence. What causes it, and could severe turbulence take down a plane?

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“Turbulence: spiller of coffee, jostler of luggage, filler of barf bags, rattler of nerves. But is it a crasher of planes?”

Heart-pounding video documents American Airlines flight turbulence

“Video of the American Airlines flight that was rocked by severe turbulence on Tuesday will make your heart skip a beat, and might even convince you to keep your seat belt fastened snug on your next plane trip.”

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