As technology becomes more advanced, more and more people are flying.  If the number of people flying increases so then may the number of flying-related accidents.

Some say, though, that we take too many things for granted, and flight safety is one of them.  Are you, or have you ever been, afraid to fly?  Comment on our Facebook pageand vote in today's Question of the Day:



Plane Had Problems Before Crash That Killed Two

SHIRLEY, N.Y. (AP) - Federal transportation authorities say a pilot was aware his single-engine plane had problems when it crashed last August, killing him and one of two passengers interested in buying the aircraft. A NTSB report says David McElroy of Orient and his mechanic "represented" to the potential buyers that the plane was airworthy when it wasn't.