Is it safer to fly than drive?

Ease your nerves and put your mind at rest knowing the safety facts about flying. Is flying actually safer than driving a car? Can a plane glide without engines? Find the answers here.
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Is it safer to fly than drive?

Postby givemethefacts » Mon Apr 02, 2018 7:56 am

Can it be true that flying is actually safer than driving? I mean I find it very hard to believe that's for sure.

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Re: Is it safer to fly than drive?

Postby flightdurations » Thu May 31, 2018 9:10 am

Yes it is true. The stats show that you are far more likely to be hit by lightening than being involved in an air accident.

Some interesting facts I found are;

Americans have a 1 in 114 chance of being involved in a fatal car accident.
The chances of being involved in any fatal plane accident are 1 in 9,821.

That alone is a pretty impressive statistic.

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