5 Interesting Facts About Aircraft Evacuation Slides

The seemingly simple but highly complex aircraft evacuation slide system is FAA required on every aircraft with a floor higher than 6 ft. Learn more about these ubiquitous slides. 


Sources: Zodiac Aero Evacuation Systems, IASA Inadvertent Slide Deployment, Canadian Aviation Safety Seminar, Lufthansa Escape Slides and Taking the Slide

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