Every time a plane crashes, the world takes notice. And so do the experts whose job it is to figure out what happened. Air Crash Investigation 17 uncovers the truth behind the most legendary aviation disasters. Every episode features eyewitness accounts, captivating reenactments, state-of-the-art CGI, and interviews with the investigators who ultimately determined what went wrong.


  • Air Crash Investigation: Deadly Display
    On a high-stakes demonstration flight in Indonesia, a Russian-made Sukhoi Superjet slams into a mountain killing everyone on board.
  • Air Crash Investigation: Deadly Mission
    With the future of commercial space travel hanging in the balance, it's up to investigators to figure out what went wrong.
  • Air Crash Investigation: Free Fall
    En route from Singapore to Perth, Qantas Airways Flight 72 takes a sudden nosedive over the Indian Ocean.
  • Air Crash Investigation: Deadly Inclination
    Alitalia Flight 404 plows into a forested hillside killing everyone. Did a hidden flaw in the navigation system lead two pilots down a deadly path?
  • Air Crash Investigation: Nuts And Bolts
    It will take more digging and hard evidence to understand what doomed the crew of Emery Worldwide Flight 17.
  • Air Crash Investigation: Deadly Go Round
    Just minutes from touching down, China Airlines Flight 140 falls out of the sky at Japan's Nagoya Airport.
  • Air Crash Investigation: Blown Away
    After circling above the Taiwan Strait to wait out a passing cyclone, TransAsia Flight 222 crashes on the Taiwanese resort island of Penghu.
  • Air Crash Investigation: Deadly Distraction
    En route to Salt Lake City, Delta Airlines Flight 1141 crashes just moments after lifting off from Dallas-Fort Worth airport and erupts into flames.
  • Air Crash Investigation: Deadly Airspace
    Investigators are determined to get answers for the families of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 victims, but face political roadblocks at every turn.
  • Air Crash Investigation: Dead of Winter
    En route to Boise, Idaho, Continental Airlines Flight 1713 barely lifts off the ground before its banks sharply and crashes.