Gloria. Age: 32.
Skip to content. One in eight Americans, or almost 25 million people, go out of their way to avoid commercial aircraft. They have aviophobia -- fear of flying. Some have never flown.
Morgan. Age: 27.
Many people experience nervousness or anxiety when they fly. The crowded space, turbulence, and sensations of taking off and landing can certainly be unpleasant. But some people experience an extreme sense of fear or panic when they fly, and they avoid flying altogether. If they must get on a plane, then they are likely to experience panic attacks or other intense symptoms of anxiety.
Jazmin. Age: 28.
R 90 min Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi. After a mysterious malfunction sends their small plane climbing out of control, a rookie pilot and her four teenage friends find themselves trapped in a deadly showdown with a supernatural force. Votes: 9, Unrated 89 min Horror.
Most of us just don't have the money to afford 12 boxes of Kleenex like germ-phobic billionaire Howard Hughes. But in a time when celebrity obsession is running at an all-time high, it's interesting to note that some stars have obsessions even more bizarre than our own. Like a lot of people, Thornton struggles with aviophobia fear of flying and chromophobia fear of bright colors.