Air Crash Investigation: Special Report

November 2019
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9. Radio Silence

4.0 13 x
Radio silence between pilots and air traffic controllers can mean many different things, but only the physical evidence can reveal the true story. Three cases send investigators hunting for answers.
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10. Design Flaws

3.5 21 x
Drawing the attention of the entire world, three fatal design flaws put air crash investigators in a storm of controversy.
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7. Runway In Sight

3.0 2 x
If pilots aren't prepared when the runway is in sight, a landing can quickly become a tragedy.
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8. Deadly Confusion

4.0 0 x
Spatial disorientation is one of the leading causes of all air accidents. Even the most experienced pilots are susceptible to its subtle yet deadly effects.
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5. Fuel Trouble

4.0 2 x
Three mysterious accidents send investigators hunting for clues.
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6. Perilous Payloads

3.0 4 x
Three planes fatally out of balance force investigators to question every calculation.
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3. Collision Course

4.0 3 x
Facing deadly tragedies that could have been avoided, investigators comb through the wreckage of three separate midair collisions in a race to prevent another fatal impact.
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4. Engines Out

4.0 2 x
When an aircraft loses total engine power, a pilot's training can make all the difference in the world, but it's still up to investigators to determine what went wrong.
October 2019
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1. Headline News

4.0 1 x
Three devastating crashes make front page news around the globe, and the media frenzy puts intense pressure on investigators to uncover the true cause of these deadly disasters.
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2. Rookie Errors

3.0 14 x
The simplest mistakes are at the heart of some of the worst airline accidents, even experienced pilots can make deadly rookie errors.
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