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    Default those who are afraid of traveling on airplanes

    Is there any word for those who are afraid of traveling on airplanes?

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    Default Re: those who are afraid of traveling on airplanes

    Flying- Aviophobia or Aviatophobia or Pteromerhanophobia.
    http://www.phobialist.com/reverse.html
    so they's be aviophobes, etc.

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    Default Re: those who are afraid of traveling on airplanes

    tdol, thank you for your reply and the interesting site.
    It's surprising that there are that many phobias.
    Fortunately, I haven't yet developed xenoglossophobia nor sophophobia.
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    Default Re: those who are afraid of traveling on airplanes

    It's scary what we can be afraid of.

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