All-in-all, airport thrill-seekers have an impressive success rate. Only 17% of couples were caught in flagrante delicto by airport staff.
Additionally, 5% of respondents hooked up with a total stranger, while 87% went to it with their traveling partner.
The 8% figure for the Mile High Club lands near the middle of other similar surveys. A 2010 Sensis Condoms survey said 3% of travelers have joined the Mile High Club. A 2011 Skyscanner survey got drastically different results, with 20% saying they've attempted air-coitus.
This survey's true aim was to discover how people spent time at the airport while waiting for their flight. Sex just happens to be the most interesting thing going on. 67% of travelers grab a drink or something to eat, 54% shop, 41% play games on a smartphone or other device, 29% stream shows or movies, 25% read, and 11% check email.