Aeroplane evacuations: why people grab their luggage before escaping

In his first hand account of the emergency evacuation of the British Airways plane that caught fire on a runway at Las Vegas, Guardian journalist Jacob Steinberg described how some passengers tried to get their luggage out of the overhead lockers. After escaping the blazing BA plane, some passengers can be seen with their hand… Continue reading Aeroplane evacuations: why people grab their luggage before escaping