Southwest Airlines Accident Doesn’t Reflect a Crisis in U.S. Airline Safety
Joe Nocera, Bloomberg
This week's aviation news, which began with a 60-minutes report on Allegiant Air's questionable safety record and ended with the death of a Southwest Airlines passenger, likely stoked the fears of already nervous airline travelers. But if you look at the statistics, traveling by plane is still a much safer option than other modes of transportation.
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