Here's Video Proof That Your Plane Won't Explode If It Gets Hit By LightningMichael Ballaban8/20/15 9:04am6311EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalink You’ve probably already read somewhere that no, nothing will happen to your plane if it gets struck by lightning. Planes get hit all the time, and nothing happens. Supposedly. But it never hurts to have video evidence of that fact. Here’s a look at the wrath of the heavens unleashing itself on a Delta flight.