Plane Crashes and Other Significant
Airline Safety Events by Airline
This page has the following information for selected airlines: number of fatal plane crashes and other fatal events since 1970, the year of the most recent passenger death, the estimated number of flights since 1970, and an estimate of the fatal event rate per million flights. There are also links to the record of each airline. Note that the estimated number of flights was last updated in 2005.
Additional Plane Crash Pages
Plane Crashes by Region of the World
Airline Crashes in the United States and Canada
|AirTran (ValuJet) **||0.94||1.06M||1.00||1||1996|
|American Trans Air***||0.00||0.69M||0.00||0||-|
|Delta Air Lines**||0.17||24.8M||4.24||7||2006|
* Fatal event rate is given by a value called Full Loss Equivalent (FLE) for each listed airline.
** Airline has either a subsidiary or a parent
*** Airline merged with another or no longer in operation airline that was responsible for at least one fatal event since 1970.
+ Number of flights is for the period 1970-1999