Seven out of eight world regions tracked by IATA showed improved aviation safety performance in the first six months of 2017. According to IATA, North Asia led the industry’s safety performance with zero accidents during the first half of the year. Europe followed at a rate of 0.68 accidents per million flight sectors. Other regional rates per millions flight sectors were: North America (0.82), the Middle East/North Africa (0.99), Asia-Pacific (1.42), the Commonwealth of Independent ...

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