Air journey is one of the safest types of moving around. The publication’s safety-rating system was urbanized with the help of the United Nations’ International Civil Aviation Organization. With travel today taking passengers to every corner of the world, with hundreds of airlines to choose from and a broad range of principles from one airline to another, it is necessary that passengers get the right information about the safety ratings as well as product,” AirlineRatings.com Editor-in-Chief Geoffrey Thomas said in a statement. Airlines from Asia and Europe control the list with eight and seven entrants each respectively. No airlines from South America and Africa made the list. The 10 safest airlines are selected from a pool of 409 carriers.
To compile its list, the website’s team of editors evaluated each airline based on its rank with international regulators, its casualty record over the past 10 years, the age of its fleet of planes, its result from an International Air Transport Association safety audit, and whether its country of source conforms with the International Civil Aviation Organization’s eight-point safety factor. All of the airlines on this list passed those tests with flying colors.
1 Air New Zealand
Air New Zealand has made a fine revival after a period of monetary disorder in the early 2000s. This rebirth culminated with AirlineRatings.com recently naming it the best airline in the world for the third year in a row. Air New Zealand has not suffered any important incidents in the past couple of decades.
2 Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines, but it’s actually based in Seattle. The carter is a stronghold on the West shoreline of the US. Alaska just made a major splatter in 2016 with the $2.6 billion achievements of Virgin America. The Virgin America brand will stop to exist in April. The airline has not suffered a deadly crash since 2000.
3 All Nippon Airways
All Nippon Airways was founded in 1954, is well regarded for its reliable and high-quality repair. Last year, grammar ranked All Nippon sixth on its list of the world’s best airlines. ANA has not had a fatal crash in more than 45 years.
4 British Airways
British Airways produced in 1974 subsequent the fusion of British Overseas Airways company and British European Airways. The airline has not practiced a fatal accident in three decades.
5 Cathay Pacific Airways
AirlineRatings.com newly named Cathay Pacific one of the 10 best airlines in the world. And as exceptional as its service may be, the airline is just as capable in terms of safety. Cathay Pacific has not suffered a fatal accident, which does not comprise terrorist attacks, since the 1960s.
Over the past 20 years, Emirates has emerged as a major power in the world of commercial air travel. The airline, known for its elite service, also has an impressive safety record. The airline has suffered only one hull-loss incident in its 31-year history.
7 Etihad Airways
Abu Dhabi-based Etihad has maintained a flawless safety record. It’s truly extraordinary how rapidly the decade-old airline has grown-up in level and status.
8 EVA Air
Taiwan‘s Eva Air is top recognized for its Hello Kitty-themed planes. EVA, though, has long been painstaking one of the best carriers in Asia. The airline has not suffered any major accidents since its founding in 1988.
Finnair, Finland’s national airline, doesn’t get as much awareness in the media as some of its Scandinavian counterparts. But don’t reduction the Helsinki-based carrier. It has one of the best safety records in the business and hasn’t suffered any major accidents since the 1960s.0
10 Hawaiian Airlines
Honolulu-based Hawaiian Airlines founded in 1929 has been constantly regarded as one of the best in the US. Hawaiian, which now boasts a fleet of more than 50 wide- and narrow-body airliners, has never experienced a fatal accident.