Federal Aviation Administration
February 6, 1998
According the the Federal Aviation Administration Web site, "turbulence happens." This fact sheet is one of several safety-related pages including the "Fly Smart" page, the aviation safety primer, a passenger safety checklist, and tips for safe traveling with small children.
You'll also find aviation news and information and instructions for pilots on summer and winter flying precautions. The site also has a searchable database of flight safety information and a link to the NASA Dryden Flight Research Center Photo Gallery.
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