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DISASTER VIDEOS

  • Alive in the Andes show

    Alive in the Andes

    When a small plane crashed in the Andes, the survivors were forced to turn to cannibalism to stay alive.

    (00:45)
  • African Hijack show

    African Hijack

    An Ethiopian Airlines B-767 aircraft en route from Addis Ababa to Nairobi, Kenya, was hijacked. Approximately 20 minutes into...

    (02:01)
  • Attack Over Baghdad show

    Attack Over Baghdad

    A French journalist is horrified when the Iraqi terrorist she is interviewing just ordered ground-to-air missiles aimed at an...

    (02:33)
  • Kid in the Cockpit show

    Kid in the Cockpit

    The captain of an Aeroflot flight from Moscow to Hong Kong invites children to visit the cockpit. “May I turn this?” asks...

    (01:55)
  • Hudson River Landing show

    Hudson River Landing

    This miraculous crash landing saved 155 lives, relive the story of the Hudson Crash Landing.

    (01:03)
  • The holocaust by bullets show

    The holocaust by bullets

    Himmler and Heydrich set up execution commandos called Einsatzgruppen that are composed of SS members, policemen and Wehrmacht...

    (03:09)
  • Hollywood Shootout show

    Hollywood Shootout

    The story of two armed bank robbers who, inspired by the movie Heat, take on 200 Los Angeles police officers.

    (02:00)
  • Flying on Empty show

    Flying on Empty

    A fully-loaded Airbus A330 with 306 people on board runs out of fuel midway over the Atlantic.

    (01:31)