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DISASTER VIDEOS

  • Southern Storm show

    Southern Storm

    72 people are killed when a Southern Airways DC9 falls from the sky.

    (01:15)
  • Explosive Evidence show

    Explosive Evidence

    What an international recovery effort discovers at the bottom of the Atlantic sends shock waves around the world.

    (00:53)
  • Wounded Bird show

    Wounded Bird

    When flight ASA529 crashed after one of its propellers failed. The investigation found the cause of the failure was corrosion.

    (02:35)
  • Fire On Board show

    Fire On Board

    A modern passenger jet catches fire at 33,000 feet and plunges into the sea, off Canada’s east coast.

    (01:57)
  • Fire Flight show

    Fire Flight

    What seemed like a small problem at first becomes a life or death struggle for everyone on board.

    (00:54)
  • Flying Blind show

    Flying Blind

    A state-of-the-art passenger jet careers out of control for 30 minutes then crashes into the Pacific Ocean.

    (02:11)
  • Ghost Plane show

    Ghost Plane

    Fighter jets track a 737 high above Athens, more than 100 people are on board but who is flying the plane?

    (01:01)
  • Hidden Danger show

    Hidden Danger

    In 1991 something happened on board a 737 that sent shudders through the world of aviation.

    (01:20)
  • Mistaken Identity show

    Mistaken Identity

    The radar of USS Vincennes picks up the track of an incoming aircraft but the sophisticated weapons system cannot decide if...

    (02:43)
  • Lockerbie show

    Lockerbie

    One of the most significant terrorist attacks in history shatters a village in Scotland and captures the attention of the world.

    (01:13)
  • Sweden's Worst Crash show

    Sweden's Worst Crash

    What caused Sweden's worst crash in aviation history?

    (01:07)
  • Crash Survivors show

    Crash Survivors

    Shocked survivors emerge from the wreckage of the sophisticated DC-9.

    (01:20)
  • Investigations show

    Investigations

    Investigators search for clues to find out why the state-of-the-art DC-9 fell out of the sky.

    (01:01)
  • Plane Crash show

    Plane Crash

    In the blink of an eye, the plane plummets to the ground.

    (03:01)
  • Problem With Take-off show

    Problem With Take-off

    What caused the deadly take-off in New Finland?

    (02:59)
  • Investigation (The Plane That Flew Too High) show

    Investigation (The Plane That Flew Too High)

    Ice didn’t cause the stall, but what did?

    (02:50)
  • Earthquake show

    Earthquake

    Half the world's population lives in striking distance of a major fault line. Ultimate Disaster examines key earthquakes of...

    (00:54)
  • Volcano show

    Volcano

    Experts look at the history and power of volcanoes and ask if modern cities face annihilation in a mega-eruption.

    (00:54)
  • Rolex Awards 2008 show

    Rolex Awards 2008

    The Rolex Awards For Enterprise 2008

    (00:59)
  • Elsa Zaldivar show

    Elsa Zaldivar

    Elsa Zaldívar - Rolex Awards For Enterprise 2008

    (00:59)