A wartime fighter jet is an example of an airplane.
It would be the first time in an airplane for her and she wanted details of what to expect.
What was it about the man on the airplane that she found so enticing?
That was her first thought on the airplane when she noticed the man watching her.
Outside of this being her first trip in an airplane, the rest of the flight was uneventful.
If an airplane crashes in the middle of the ocean and someone is listed as a passenger on it, it's pretty simple, even if there's never a body.