A 2,000 foot drop won’t stop you from getting your messages.
The team of non-existent researchers here at the Maxim offices tell us that over a billion phone cases were sold in 2012. Or was that over a million? Numbers aren’t really our strong suit. Point is, people drop their phones all the time...but they don’t usually do it from cruising altitude. Then again, most people don’t spend their time paragliding in Utah either.