“I have such a hard time flying commercial. I always want to—it’s cheaper, it’s easier—but there can be 300 perfectly lovely people at the gate and one crazy person who ruins it for everyone, so flying private is great because I don’t have to worry. ”
New iPhone App Promises to Ease Fear of Flying
An iPhone application is now available for travelers who are afraid to fly. Virgin Atlantic offers a Flying Without Fear app ($4.99), developed by Mental Workout, that features an introduction from Sir Richard Branson and includes recommended relaxation exercises, fear therapy and customized programs to prepare you for flights.