Our expert says:
This scenario strikes fear in many parents and you should not feel alone. The key is to plan some activities and to calm your child and reassure him of his safety. Please refer to the following article, which provide insightful tips: http://www.ehow.com/how_8236164_calm-3yearold-flying.html
Ask your pharmacist for a non-sedating anti-emetic to prevent nausea. To combat ear pain, give a child a lollipop to suck on, in order to equalise the pressure in the ears.
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