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  • Death in the Arctic

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    S 8 : Ep 10 - 2/26/17

    The crash of a charter plane in Canada's far north is examined.
  • No Clear Options

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    S 8 : Ep 9 - 2/19/17

  • Accident or Assassination

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    S 8 : Ep 8 - 2/12/17

    The crash of a plane carrying Mexico's interior minister is investigated.
  • Concorde - Up in Flames

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    S 8 : Ep 7 - 1/29/17

    The 2000 crash of an Air France Concorde into a Paris hotel is investigated.
  • The Death of JFK Jr.

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    S 8 : Ep 6 - 1/22/17

    The 1999 crash of John F. Kennedy Jr.'s Piper Saratoga, in which he, his wife Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy and her sister Lauren were killed, is investigated.
  • The Final Push

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    S 8 : Ep 5 - 1/15/17

  • Sideswiped

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    S 8 : Ep 4 - 1/8/17

  • Vanishing Act

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    S 8 : Ep 3 - 10/30/16

    A plane crash in a dense jungle is examined.
  • Testing the Limits

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    S 8 : Ep 2 - 10/23/16

    The first crash of a 767 plane, Lauda Air Flight 004, is examined.
  • Choosing Sides

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    S 7 : Ep 11 - 10/16/16

    The crash of a 737-400 on a busy motorway is investigated.
  • Vertigo

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    S 7 : Ep 9 - 10/2/16

  • Fog at War

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    S 7 : Ep 8 - 9/25/16

    The 1996 crash in Croatia of USAF IFO-21, an executive transport aircraft carrying Commerce Secretary Ron Brown and 34 others, is examined.
  • Out of Sight

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    S 7 : Ep 7 - 9/18/16

    The investigation into a midair collision over Cerritos, Cal., leads to improvements in how planes are monitored.
  • Panic Over the Pacific

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    S 7 : Ep 6 - 4/17/16

  • Hidden Danger

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    S 7 : Ep 5 - 4/10/16

    Two deadly Boeing 737 crashes during the 1990s are investigated.
  • Missed Approach

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    S 7 : Ep 4 - 4/3/16

    The 1997 crash of Korean Air Flight 801, which occurred when the crew attempted an instrument landing during a heavy rain storm, is recalled.
  • Fire Fight

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    S 7 : Ep 3 - 3/27/16

    A smoke-filled DC-10 makes an emergency landing in Cincinnati and, 90 seconds later, bursts into flames.
  • Falling From the Sky

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    S 7 : Ep 2 - 3/20/16

    A passenger jet tries to make it to land when it runs into trouble over the Indian Ocean.
  • Miracle Escape

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    S 7 : Ep 1 - 3/13/16

    An August 2005 incident in which an Airbus A340 skidded off a runway, endangering the lives of more than 300 people on board, is investigated.
  • Ocean Landing

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    S 6 : Ep 11 - 3/6/16

    The story of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 961, which was hijacked while on a routine trip to the Ivory Coast. The hijackers demanded to be taken to Australia, but there was one problem: the plane didn't have enough fuel to make the trip.moreless
  • Kid in the Cockpit

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    S 6 : Ep 10 - 2/28/16

    A pilot allows his teen son to fly the plane; tragedy results.
  • Death and Denial

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    S 6 : Ep 9 - 2/21/16

    The worst plane crash in Egypt's history becomes one the most controversial when the investigation focuses on one pilot's intentions.
  • Helicopter Down

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    S 6 : Ep 8 - 2/14/16

    The 1995 crash of a Super Puma helicopter in the North Sea while ferrying workers to an oil platform is recounted.
  • Hanging by a Thread

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    S 6 : Ep 6 - 9/13/15

    The 1988 flight of Aloha Airlines Flight 243, which saw the top of its fuselage torn off due to an explosive decompression, is recalled.
  • Attack Over Baghdad

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    S 6 : Ep 5 - 9/6/15

    A 2003 surface-to-air missile attack in Iraq on a DHL Airbus A300, which was carrying letters home from U.S. soldiers, is recalled. The plane was hit moments after departing Baghdad International Airport.
  • Out of Control

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    S 6 : Ep 4 - 8/30/15

    Recalling the 1985 crash of Japan Airlines Flight 123 in Japan, the worst single-plane crash in history.
  • Fight for Your Life

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    S 6 : Ep 3 - 8/23/15

    FedEx employees fend off an attack by a coworker.
  • Bomb on Board

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    S 6 : Ep 2 - 8/16/15

    A mid-flight bombing aboard Philippine Airlines Flight 434 forces its pilots to attempt a daring landing at Naha Airport in Okinawa, Japan.
  • Mistaken Identity

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    S 6 : Ep 1 - 8/9/15

    A Navy cruiser in the Persian Gulf must determine if an incoming plane is friend or foe.
  • Terror in Paradise

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    S 5 : Ep 10 - 4/12/15

    The crash of Air Moorea Flight 1121 in 2007 is recalled. What should have been a seven-minute island-hop from Moorea to Tahiti ended in disaster when the plane crashed into the ocean two minutes after takeoff.moreless
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