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Fewer Aviation Accidents in 2020 But Accident Rate Rises

With a fatality risk of 0.13 for air travel, on average, a person would have to travel by air every day for 461 years before experiencing an accident with at least one fatality. On average, a person would have to travel every day for 20,932 years to experience a 100% fatal accident. Keep Reading

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Boeing Grounds 777 Following Denver Incident

Boeing has pulled its 777 planes that are powered by Pratt & Whitney 4000 series engines after a United Airlines flight was forced to return to Denver International Airport on February 20 after it suffered an engine failure shortly after takeoff, causing debris to fall in greater Denver. Keep Reading

FAA Announces Super Bowl Safety Plan

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is working with federal, state and local law enforcement agencies, the aviation community, and the National Football League to ensure safe, secure and efficient operations before, during and after Super Bowl LV. Keep Reading

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