The Safety Dance
When I’m flying and the airline purser cues the safety video, I drop whatever I’m doing and listen attentively. Teacher’s pet all the way. I’m not offended that the airlines think we don’t know how to buckle our seat belts. And I don’t care that they assume we’re all arsonists who want to tamper with the smoke detectors. I just want to be fully briefed on the safety features of my aircraft. Usually I’m the only one.
So Virgin America has taken a swing at updating the standard safety demo with a music video to get people interested. It’s funny, witty, oddly catchy, and better than half the stuff on Hot 97 these days. And, honestly, I probably WOULD feel safer traveling in a flying R&B video.
Watch to the end – it peaks around 3:30!