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IATA Safety Report

IATA’s Annual Safety Report, which is now in its 54th year of publication, is the definitive yearbook to understand and track commercial aviation’s safety performance, challenges and opportunities. This comprehensive document includes accident data and an​​alyses, as well as mitigation strategies.

It has been IATA’s flagship safety document since 1964, providing the industry with critical information derived from the analysis of aviation accidents to understand safety risks in the industry and propose mitigation strategies. This report is made available to the industry for free distribution.

Rich, relevant content

  • Essential insight into global and regional accident rates and contributing factors
  • Key trends and statistics on accidents by category and region
  • Prevention strategies as applicable to major accidents contributing factors

2018 Airline Safety Performance

Read the analysis of airlines safety performance in 2018 (press release). 


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