Now more than ever, flights to Spain and other parts of the world are subject to ever more stringent safety measures. But passengers have become "more aware" of security issues, according to a British Airways (BA) spokesperson.
Since September 11th, airline security concerns have understandably increased. Knives and other sharp objects are banned from the cabin, as are drinks and quantities of liquid above 100ml, following fears that these could be used to make explosives.
But passengers are aware that these measures are for their own safety, said Sophie Greenyer, spokesperson for BA.
"When a passenger gets on a flight they are much more conscious of what other passengers are doing... as passengers are much more aware of security as an issue now," Ms Greenyer said.
Air staff training is rigorous, with stewards given "scenario-based training" in mock cabins before being qualified to work on flights, she added.
Intensive training and awareness of the need for security mean that flying need not be a cause for concern.
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