Practical information: safety instructions before takeoff

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Before takeoffit is imperative to carefully follow the safety instructions to guarantee a risk-free flight. Here are the main steps to follow:

  1. Fasten your seat belt : Before takeoff, and throughout the flight, make sure your seat belt is properly fastened. It must be adjusted and held in place until the aircraft reaches a stable cruising altitude.

  2. Seats in upright position : Raise the back of your seat to a vertical position. Make sure your tablet is folded and your armrests are down.

  3. Blinds raised : Window blinds must be raised to allow cabin crew and passengers to see out in the event of an emergency.

  4. Electronic devices turned off : Turn off all electronic devices before takeoff. Phones, tablets and laptops should be in airplane mode or turned off.

  5. Luggage under the seats or in dedicated compartments : Store your hand luggage under the seat in front of you or in the dedicated compartments above the seats. Make sure they are well placed to avoid any risk of falling in the event of turbulence.

  6. Listen carefully to the safety instructions : Follow the instructions of the cabin crew. They will give you essential information regarding emergency exits, life jackets, oxygen masks and positions to adopt in an emergency.

  7. Life vest : Familiarize yourself with the location of life jackets. They are generally located under your seat or in a pocket near the emergency exits.

  8. Oxygen masks : In the event of cabin depressurization, oxygen masks will fall from the compartment above you. Put yours on immediately before helping others.

  9. Listen to the pilot’s announcements : Pay attention to the pilot’s or crew’s announcements throughout the flight. They will keep you informed of developments.

  10. Stay calm in an emergency : In the event of an emergency situation, follow the crew’s instructions and remain calm. Following safety procedures is essential to ensure the safety of everyone on board.

Following these safety instructions is essential to ensure safe air travel. Be attentive and cooperative with the cabin crew for a safe flight.

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