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Questions - Malaysia Airlines Flight and Travel - March 21-22, 2014

54% Think Real Cause of Malaysian Plane's Disappearance May Never Be Known
20% Expect to Travel Less in 2014
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National Survey of 1,000 American Adults

Conducted March 21-22, 2014
By Rasmussen Reports

 

1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about a missing airliner in Asia?

 

2* What is the most likely cause of the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight #MH370 - mechanical failure, terrorism, human error or something else?

 

3* How likely is it that the Malaysian government has fully disclosed what it knows about the disappearance of the airliner - very likely, somewhat likely, not very likely or not at all likely?

 

4* How likely is it that we will find out exactly what happened to the missing plane?

 

5* Is the media covering the airliner’s disappearance too much or not enough? Or has the level of media coverage been about right?

 

6* Are you more likely or less likely to travel by commercial plane now because of the Malaysian incident? Or does it have no influence on your travel plans?

 

7* In 2014, do you plan on traveling more or less than you did last year? Or will your level of travel remain about the same?

 

8* Generally speaking, are you more likely to travel on business or pleasure? 

 

9* What is your favorite way to travel – by car, plane, train, bus, ship or some other way?

 

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence