The pilots of ValuJet Flight 592 to Atlanta hear screams of fire from the cabin. With flames burning through the floor and smoke filling the aircraft, there’s no escape from the burning inferno.
When a Singapore Airlines flight crashes during take-off in Taiwan, most blame the impending typhoon. Then tires marks on the runway lead investigators to a much darker conclusion.
When SilkAir Flight 185 crashed into the remote jungles of Indonesia, investigators first suspected mechanical failure – but the full story is more disturbing than anyone could have imagined.
The investigation into the deadly crash of TANS Peru Flight 204 is made exponentially harder when looters make off with the black box recorder. What caused the plane to literally drop out of the sky?
In 1956, a mid-air collision sends two planes crashing into the Grand Canyon. Armed only with the rudimentary tools of the time, investigators must determine what caused the crash.
Polish President Lech Kaczynski is killed after his plane crashes in heavy fog. At first it seems like pilot error is to blame, but investigators soon learn that there’s a lot more to this accident.
As Ethiopian Airlines Flight 409 climbs to cruising altitude, the plane spirals and crashes. Witnesses suspect terrorism, but the investigation comes to a very different and controversial conclusion.
After six minutes in the air, an alarm sounds on Santa Barbara Airlines Flight 518. Before the pilots can determine what’s wrong, the plane smashes into a mountaintop, killing all 46 people on board.