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How to be ready for a flight emergency

Published On: Jul 08 2013 10:32:02 AM CDT   Updated On: Jul 08 2013 10:32:52 AM CDT

Grisly plane crashes make headlines Yet safety advances and improvements in staff training have helped improve air-crash survival rates in recent years. Here are 10 things that experts suggest you do to prepare yourself in the unlikely event of a problem on your next flight, according to CNN.

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If you have to jump, do it. When it's time to leave the aircraft, exit will be by slide. Jump feet-first, arms folded across chest and lean forward. If you hesitate, Clubb warns, a member of the cabin crew is likely to push you.

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