Air Crash Investigations

December 2017

Volcanic Ash: Flight Of Terror

3.0 19 x
June 24, 1982 - During a calm flight to Australia, smoke starts filling the cabin of a passenger jet. Within moments, the four engines of the 747 shut down
November 2017

Out Of Sight

4.0 16 x
On August 31, 1986, an Aeromexico DC9 prepared to land at LA when it collided with a Piper PA-28 Cherokee.

Death And Denial

4.0 19 x
Sixteen oil rig workers and two pilots lives hang in the balance when their Super Pumahelicopter is struck by lightning in a storm.

Season 3 Episode 4

3.0 12 x
On April 7, 1994 the crew of the Federal Express freighter faced a horrifying and violent mid-air attack from an off duty Fed-Ex employee who had planned to kill them and crash the plane.

Missed Approach

3.0 15 x
August 6, 1997: Korean Air Flight 801 was flying to Guam International Airport from Seoul when it ran into bad weather.
October 2017

Kid In The Cockpit

3.0 5 x
March 23, 1994, RIA Flight 593 from Moscow to Hong Kong was routine in every respect. Then, in less than five minutes, it fell from the sky.

Bomb On Board

3.0 13 x
December 11, 1996. A terrorist sneaks a bomb aboard Philippine Airlines Flight 434. On the final leg of the plane's journey to Tokyo, the bomb explodes.

Death And Denial

4.0 6 x
On October 31, 1999, for an unknown reason, the first officer of Egypt Air Flight 990 switched off the autopilot mid-flight, causing the aircraft to fall from the sky.

Mistaken Identity

3.0 11 x
On July 3, 1988, towards the end of the Iran-Iraq war, the USS Vincennes, in the Persian Gulf, tracks an aircraft.

Split Decision

3.0 10 x
When a flight carrying 248 American soldiers crashes, the investigation into the disaster ignites a storm of controversy.