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Study: Bacteria can linger for days on airplanes

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If you're flying this holiday weekend, you may want to pack the antibacterial wipes.

A new study says bacteria can linger for days on airplanes like on the seat-back pocket and armrest.

Airline officials say planes are disinfected every night and before every departure and doctors say good hygiene can help you avoid getting sick altogether.
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