1. Planes don't 'basically fly themselves' these days.

2. The same air isn't on the plane for the whole flight. Getting sick is more likely a result of touching germ-infested things.

3. Turbulence doesn't make planes drop hundreds of feet in just a few seconds.

4. Fly is expensive. Fares have actually dropped 50% in the last 30 years.

Get more and read why these aren't true here.

Content courtesy of Yahoo!

(Photo courtesy of xlibber)