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DISASTER VIDEOS

  • The Adriyatik show

    The Adriyatik

    Cargo ferry the Adriyatik lies aflame in the Adriatic hopelessly out of control - as she drifts towards the Croatian coastline...

    (01:09)
  • The Haven show

    The Haven

    Genoa, Italy. In 1991 the oil tanker The Haven caught fire and 1 million barrels of oil burned for three days. View the...

    (02:43)
  • Arcangel show

    Arcangel

    Cancun, Mexico, ferry the Arcangel, after a vicious storm is grounded on one of the most precious reefs in the world. Hundreds...

    (02:04)
  • Duel In The Desert Top 2 Minutes show

    Duel In The Desert Top 2 Minutes

    The war on Saddam Hussein. A British attack helicopter is trapped in the gun-sights of an enemy tank. The hunter becomes the...

    (00:58)
  • Churchill strikes out at his former ally show

    Churchill strikes out at his former ally

    A British naval force sails to one of France’s biggest naval bases, Mers-el-Kebir in Algeria, and opens fire when they...

    (03:12)
  • Hitler exacts his revenge on the French show

    Hitler exacts his revenge on the French

    Three dates prove to be decisive in determining French fate. The Germans celebrate the capitulation of France whilst General...

    (03:10)
  • Luftwaffe bombs French tanks show

    Luftwaffe bombs French tanks

    The Germans neutralise the French artillery, the Blitzkreig doesn't give the allied forces time to react. The Luftwaffe...

    (03:10)
  • Hitlers decoy works show

    Hitlers decoy works

    The Germans pretend they are going to attack France through neutral Belgium, whilst their paratroopers are dropped into...

    (03:10)
  • France prepares for German attack show

    France prepares for German attack

    France prepares to defend itself against German attack through Belgium, whilst Nazi sympathisers are held to account in the US...

    (03:11)
  • Berlin 1945 and 1932 show

    Berlin 1945 and 1932

    German women recount stories of rape by Russian soldiers and reflect on the decadent Berlin of 1932.

    (03:12)
  • Swamp-hattan show

    Swamp-hattan

    New York City is flooded after the storm. Man's historical efforts to build over swamp can be quickly crippled by Mother Nature.

    (01:47)
  • Powerless show

    Powerless

    A first-hand account of the Brooklyn streets when the storm knocked the power out.

    (02:18)
  • A New Kind of Disco Party show

    A New Kind of Disco Party

    (02:34)
  • Behind Closed Doors show

    Behind Closed Doors

    In 1974 this was the worse crash in aviation history, more than 300 people died.

    (00:59)
  • Blind Landing show

    Blind Landing

    Could a vital missing piece of equipment be responsible for the crash?

    (01:03)
  • Flight 21 is Missing show

    Flight 21 is Missing

    This was no ordinary flight but a military jet carrying American politicians. Was it an act of war that brought it down?

    (01:11)
  • Collision Over LA show

    Collision Over LA

    A neighbourhood is destroyed in East Los Angeles, wreckage, still on fire, is strewn for blocks.

    (01:02)
  • Unlocking Disaster show

    Unlocking Disaster

    A 747 suffers a devastating explosion at high altitude and the crew struggle with an unprecedented crisis.

    (01:40)
  • 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)
  • Wreckage show

    Wreckage

    Rescuers arrive within minutes of the crash and are stunned to discover all on board have survived Sweden's worst aviation...

    (01:19)