Worldwide Airline Accident Rate Increases In 2010

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Airlines can expect insurance premiums to increase this year, following a sharp rise in the number of accidents in 2010. “The number of fatal accidents during the year increased 22%, going from 23 in 2009 to 28 in 2010,” says London-based research firm Ascend. This pushed up the fatal accident rate...

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