Mishandled-baggage reports filed by domestic passengers in 1997.
Reports per 1,000: 6.70
Reports per 1,000: 6.05
Reports per 1,000: 5.44
Reports per 1,000: 4.87
Reports per 1,000: 4.54
source: U.S. Department of Transportation
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