He unstrapped her safety belt and lifted her out of the cockpit.
He did not unbuckle his safety belt—he rose and it snapped like a string.
With a throb of fear Dane unhooked his safety belt and hurried over to him.
There was no safety belt to keep her from being tossed about, for the chief stewardess remained in the aisle.
Mary screamed, and began reaching for the buckle ...