• Air Transport Industry Safety Performance In 2018

    7 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Commercial aviation has always placed the highest priority on the safety and security of the travelling public, and flying is now the safest mode of travel.
    Worldwide, in the calendar year 2018, more than 4 billion passengers were carried safely on 38 million flights. There were 13 major accidents(1) involving commercial airline operations, which resulted in a total of 523 fatalities. This represented an overall loss rate of one major accident for every three million flights.
    Looking more closely at the data, there were seven major accidents involving large western-built commercial airline...
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  • Aeroflot Named World's Fifth Most Punctual Airline And Second In Europe

    Aeroflot Named World's Fifth Most Punctual Airline And Second In Europe

    7 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Aeroflot was the world's fifth most punctual airline in 2018, according to authoritative UK aviation publication FlightGlobal.
    According to the annual FlightStats On-Time Performance Service Awards, Aeroflot also ranked second among Europe's leading airlines, behind KLM only.
    Throughout 2018, 82.98% of Aeroflot flights operated according to schedule, one of the best results in the global industry.
    The FlightStats OPS Awards is one of the most comprehensive and objective ratings globally, analysing more than 120,000 flights daily. Departures and arrivals are monitored in real time, with...
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  • Bangkok Airways Ranked 5th as Most Punctual Airline Globally From OAG Aviation Worldwide

    Bangkok Airways Ranked 5th as Most Punctual Airline Globally From OAG Aviation Worldwide

    7 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Recently, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited or Bangkok Airways has been rated 5th as the most punctual airline 2018 from the OAG Aviation Worldwide, the global aviation industry data analysis company. Bangkok Airways is the only Thai carrier that ranks in the top 20 airlines based on its On-Time Performance of 87.16 percent in 2018.
    In addition, Bangkok Airways has been ranked as the 2nd among Asia Pacific Airlines with 98.4 percent OTP score.
    Mr.Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, President of Bangkok Airways said “We are proud to be ranked 5th on our On-Time Performance among the top 20...
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