IATA: Accident rate up in 2018, but overall trend positive

Credit: IATA
IATA’s latest safety figures show commercial-airline accident rates increased in 2018, up from a record low in 2017 , although long-term trends remain positive. In 2018, IATA recorded 1.35 accidents per million flights, up from 1.11 in 2017. However, the 2018 performance was better than the five...

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