It can be said that Lufthansa has a poor safety record in the past, especially when it began to operate, but in recent year, the safety of this airlines has been improved significantly. In the present, this airline is on the top safest airlines in Europe and the world. During their 67 years of operation, the most serious incident could be the crash of Flight 540 on 20 November 1974. This accident occurred right after taking off from Nairobi and took the lives of 59 passengers. Moreover, another fatal accident happened on 28 January 1966, when a Convair CV 440 of Lufthansa Airlines has crash the runway in Bremen, Germany, and led to the death of all 46 passengers and crew members.