A plane takes off from San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco. There were no commercial passenger jet deaths anywhere in the world lin 2017. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

A plane takes off from San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco. There were no commercial passenger jet deaths anywhere in the world lin 2017. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

Does Trump deserve credit for zero airline crashes in 2017?

It’s a years-long trend, and the president has done little that would affect U.S. air safety.

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