The Unsettling Upheaval: How Increasing Turbulence Alters the Course of Travel

Intensifying turbulence poses challenges for the future of travel, states an article in WIRED. Climate change is causing stronger and more frequent turbulence, affecting air travel safety and passenger comfort. Pilots are likely to encounter more severe turbulence in the coming years, leading to potential flight diversions and delays. To mitigate these issues, airlines, pilots, and weather forecasters are working towards developing better turbulence prediction systems and improving communication and coordination to ensure safer journeys for travelers.