How Safe Are Airlines and Planes
Airlines overall are very safe. It is still safer to fly than driving a car. There will always be accidents.
A lot of the accidents are preventable and they happen because of fatique of the pilot and the plane.
The pilots have to always be at the top of their game, because you never know when they will need all of their senses to be used.
Just because they weather might be fine before they leave a plane can encounter all kinds of different weather rather quickly.
You also have to aware for terrorists who could also cause damage to the plane and passengers.
The planes also have to be maintained properly and follow all of the FAA laws and rules and regulations. This might be hard and cost more, but it is always safety first no matter what.