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FAA Safety Figures

By Patrick Mondout

Here are air safety figures from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the year 1975-1996. These figures include only domestic flights.

Year Accidents Fatalities Aircraft
Hours Flown
(000)
Accident rates per
100,000 Aircraft Hours
Total Fatal Total Fatal
1975 31 2 122 5,423 0.57 0.04
1976 22 2 38 5,588 0.39 0.04
1977 21 3 78 5,801 0.36 0.05
1978 21 5 160 6,032 0.35 0.08
1979 24 4 351 6,700 0.36 0.06
1980 15 0 0 6,798 0.22 0.00
1981 25 4 4 6,571 0.38 0.06
1982 16 4 234 6,698 0.22 0.05
1983 22 4 15 6,915 0.32 0.06
1984 13 1 4 7,736 0.17 0.01
1985 17 4 197 8,265 0.21 0.05
1986 21 2 5 9,495 0.21 0.01
1987 32 4 231 10,115 0.31 0.03
1988 28 3 285 10,521 0.26 0.02
1989 24 8 131 10,598 0.23 0.08
1990 22 6 39 11,525 0.19 0.05
1991 25 4 62 11,139 0.22 0.04
1992 16 4 33 11,732 0.14 0.03
1993 22 1 1 11,981 0.18 0.01
1994 19 4 239 12,292 0.15 0.03
1995 34 2 166 12,777 0.27 0.02
1996 32 3 342 13,188 0.24 0.02

Source: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).


Air Safety References:
Bartelski, Jan. Disasters in the Air: Mysterious Air Disasters Explained. Airlife Publishing: England, 2001.
Beaty, David. The Naked Pilot: The Human Factor in Aircraft Accidents. Airlife Publishing: England, 1996.
Cushing, Steven. Fatal Words: Communication Clashes and Aircraft Crashes University of Chicago Press: Chicago, 1997.
Faith, Nicholas. Black Box: The Air-Crash Detectives-Why Air Safety Is No Accident. Motorbooks International, 1997.
Gero, David. Aviation Disasters: The World's Major Civil Airliner Crashes Since 1950. Sutton, 2003.
Job, Macarthur. Air Disaster (Volume 1). Aerospace Publications: Fyshwick, Australia, 1995.
Job, Macarthur. Air Disaster (Volume 2). Aerospace Publications: Fyshwick, Australia, 1996.
Job, Macarthur. Air Disaster (Volume 3). Aerospace Publications: Fyshwick, Australia, 1999.
Krause, Shari Stamford. Aircraft Safety: Accident Investigations, Analyses & Applications. McGraw Hill, New York, 1996.
Macpherson, Malcolm. The Black Box : All-New Cockpit Voice Recorder Accounts Of In-flight Accidents. New York: William Morrow, 1998.
Macpherson, Malcolm. On a Wing and a Prayer: Interviews with Airline Disaster Survivors. Perennial, 2002.
Owen, David. Air Accident Investigation, 2nd Edition. Motorbooks International, 2002.
Stewart, Stanley. Emergency! - Crisis on the Flight Deck, 2nd Edition. Airlife Publishing, England, 2003.
Walters, James M. Aircraft Accident Analysis: Final Reports. McGraw-Hill Professional, 2000.
Wells, Alexander T. Commercial Aviation Safety, 3rd Edition. McGraw-Hill Professional, 2001.


 

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