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Who Are The Top 20 Safest Airlines In The World?

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Flying is one of the safest forms of transport. And safety is improving. Still, some airlines are better than others. Today, everyone uses air transport to go anywhere in the world, there are hundreds of airlines to choose from and a wide variety of standards. AirlineRatings chief editor Geoffrey Thomas said in a statement. The Safety Assessment System has been developed with the help of the International Civil Aviation Organization. The 20 safer airlines were selected among 409 carriers.

In order to compile their list, the website editors’ team assesses each airline based on its assessment by international regulators, the incidents of fatal accidents over the past 10 years, the age of its fleet, the results of the International Air Transport Association whether the country of origin is in compliance with the eight International Civil Aviation Organization eight safety points. All airlines on this list pass these scores with high results. Airline companies in Asia and Europe dominate the list, with eight and seven competitors respectively. There are no airlines from South America and Africa in the ranking.

1. Air New Zealand

2. Alaska Airlines

3. All Nippon Airways

4. British Airways

5. Cathay Pacific

6. Emirates

7. Etihad

8. Eva Air

9. Finnair

10. Hawaiian Airlines

11. Japan Airlines

12. KLM

13. Lufthansa

14. Qantas

15. Royal Jordanian

16. Scandinavian Airlines (SAS)

17. Singapore Airlines

18. Swiss International Air Lines

19. Virgin Atlantic

20. Virgin Australia

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