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Aviation deaths rise worldwide in 2020 even as fatal incidents, flights fall

The number of people killed in large commercial airplane crashes rose in 2020 to 299 worldwide, even as the number of crashes fell by more than 50 percent, a Dutch consulting firm said on Friday.Aviation consulting firm To70 said in 2020 there were 40 accidents involving large commercial passenger planes, five of which were fatal, resulting in 299 fatalities. In 2019 there were 86 accidents, eight of which were fatal, resulting in 257 fatalities.:Families of MH17 Ukraine plane crash victims want reparation for damages: LawyerAt least 16 killed, 123 hurt as Air India plane from Dubai skids off runway in …read more

Source:: Al Arabiya