The Reasons Why Cabin Lights Get Dimmed When the Plane Takes Off and Lands and Why the Windows Have Holes at the Bottom
Posted on Jan 30, 2017
There are some things regarding plane travel that you never knew, like the reason for softening the lights or the shape of the windows. Here's why the lights get dimmed when the plane takes off and when it lands.
1. The Moment You Are Seated, the Lights Get Dimmed
Have you ever wondered about the reason for this rule? Some companies will ask you to switch the lights that are above your seat off, and some will let you leave them on.
2. This Type of Light Is Soothing for Your Eyes
You can rest your eyes, sleep, or just look through the window. But is that all?
3. One Might Say You Can Always Wear a Sleeping Mask
Yes, your comfort during sleeping can't be the only reason. So sleeping is not the main reason the lights get dimmed.
4. The Main Reason?
It's your safety! Most of the airplanes accidents occur when the plane takes off.