Seconds From Disaster

Cert 16
Paul Bernays/NGCI
Seconds From Disaster

Synopsis

Whether it involves an everyday train journey, an international flight or a climbing expedition, every disaster has its cause, but few understand the chain of events that trigger them. Explore intriguing investigations into some of the world's most famous headline-grabbing catastrophes. Seconds From Disaster features in-depth reconstructions and astonishing insights into some truly momentous moments of misfortune.

Episodes

  • Chopper Down

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    Chopper Down: A look at Chinhook HC-2's fatal crash in Scotland which killed 25 people. Plus, all hell breaks loose when a US Black Hawk falls on the streets of Mogadishu in Somalia.

  • Deadly Details

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    Deadly Details: A look at the cockpit fire that killed 229 people onboard Swiss Air 11 and how simple wear and tear caused the death of 520 passengers flying on Japan Airlines Flight 123.