Airplane accidents have a 95.7% survivability rate, according to the US National Transportation Safety Board. Despite the public's often fatalistic attitudes when it comes to flying, there are some things you can do to increase their chances of survival. These include things like dressing appropriately, choosing certain seats, bracing for impact and more. So, next time you're on a flight, don't think about all the ways you can die. Think about all the ways you can survive.