Air Crash Investigation

Thursday 20:00 CAT

Promo Air Crash Investigation

Season 1
00:30

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Synopsis

Featuring news footage, interviews, and gripping reenactments, Mayday 9 investigates legendary aviation disasters to find out what went wrong and why. And reveals the dark truth that aviation safety improves - one crash at a time.

Clips

Episodes

  • Kathmandu Descent

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    A Pakistani airliner crashes in the Himalayas. And when their most vital piece of evidence fails to deliver, investigators scramble to find answers.

  • Explosive Touchdown

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    After a routine landing, a Taiwanese commuter plane is rocked by a massive explosion. The resulting inferno destroys the fuselage. A team of international investigators finds no evidence of a bomb on board. But as they dig through the scorched wreckage, they ultimately uncover the powerful ingredients for catastrophe in the overhead bins.

  • Taxiway Turmoil

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    Blanketed by confusion and heavy fog, a DC-9 ends up at the wrong end of an active runway in Detroit, and directly in the path of an oncoming 727. The horrifying collision kills eight people. And when investigators dig into the crew's backgrounds, they wonder if the disastrous sequence of events leading up to the crash hinges on the personalities of the pilots themselves.

  • Icy Descent

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    En route to Comodora, on the Patagonian coast, SOL Airlines Flight 5428 nosedives into a remote desert, instantly killing everyone on board. Argentinian investigators scour the scattered and scorched debris and find nothing out of the ordinary. That is, until a microscopic filament provides the first tangible clue.