On October 31, 2007. I did something I thought I would never EVER do. Fly on a airplane. From CLE to SAN my journey was set. I researched and read every periodical I could get my hands on to comfort my fears. I donÃ
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On October 31, 2007. I did something I thought I would never EVER do. Fly on a airplane. From CLE to SAN my journey was set. I researched and read every periodical I could get my hands on to comfort my fears. I don't know what my fear is but I knew I didn't want to fly to get there. After reading about SWA, I took the chance.
My trip to San Diego was flawless as it was my first time on a plane in 20 years. I was scared to death but the attendants and pilots were very communicative and understanding of my situation.
Additionally, I want to thank the Southwest pilots flying from San Diego to MDW in Chicago and onto Cleveland, Ohio. These guys were incredible.
On the return, landing in Chicago was an experience. OMG. Any fear I had, was definately re-enforced. The plane was rocking and swerving like crazy but the pilots were in control. I was very impressed and honestly was comforted by the experience. Chicago is the windy city and now, I now know why.
On to Cleveland, well, it was even worse turbulence but again, the pilots worked that plane, got it together, and landed us safely. I couldnt' believe I go through that but I did it. ( and they did it too !!! )
How does one ever get used to that kind of experience?, I don't know but I know I do want to fly again soon because of SWA's ability to comfort it's passengers and the pilot's ability to maintain the aircraft in such terrible turbulence and wind.
Because of you guys and your ability, I was able to be with my future wife. I would not have been able to experience that in San Diego if I had not given up my fear and trusted your airlines with those fears. Thank you for securing me. You will see my business again.
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