IATA Reports Rise In 2018 Accident Rate; Long-Term Trend Positive

Credit: Rob Finlayson
LONDON—IATA’s 2018 safety figures show commercial-airline accident rates last year, up from a record low in 2017. The long-term safety trend, though, remains positive, IATA said. In 2018, IATA recorded 1.35 accidents per million flights, up from 1.11 in 2017. However, the 2018 performance was better...
Victoria Moores

Victoria Moores joined Air Transport World as our London-based European Editor/Bureau Chief on 18 June 2012. Victoria has nearly 20 years’ aviation industry experience, spanning airline ground operations, analytical, journalism and communications roles.

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