FATAL WORLD AVIATION ACCIDENTS, 2006-2010
Year Fatal accidents (1) Fatalities (1) Accident  rate (2)
2006 20 855 0.65
2007 20 692 0.75
2008 23 502 0.81
2009 18 685 0.71
2010 23 786 0.61

(1) On Eastern and Western built jet aircraft.
(2) Measured in hull losses per million flights of Western built jet aircraft. A hull loss is an accident in which the aircraft is destroyed or substantially damaged and is not subsequently repaired.

Source: International Air Transport Association.