BA featured in top 10 airline safety list

BA featured in top 10 airline safety list

European and US airlines have dominated the top 10 safest airlines rankings, as issued by the Air Transport Rating Agency (ATRA). Air France-KLM (ranked first), British Airways (third) and Lufthansa (seventh) are the safest airlines in Europe, according to the list. Classification was based on assessment of 15 criteria such as the average age of the aircraft used or the homogeneity of the fleet, accident figures, as well as human and organisational elements. The US carriers featured in the list were Continental Airlines, Delta Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines and US Airways, with Japan Airlines also taking a place in the top 10.

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