Air Crash Investigations

Air Crash Investigations

Air Crash Investigations

Follow the people who decipher the causes of air catastrophes, often from scant clues, scattered wreckage and amidst heart breaking emotional turmoil.

Series, Documentary


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Wednesday, March 20

11:55pm

Air Crash Investigations ‘Mayday: Collision Course (2000 -...’

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Air Crash Investigations

'Mayday: Collision Course (2000 - Express Samina Ferry)'

7TWO, 11:55pm, Wed, 20 Mar 2019, 65 minutes

REPEAT

In the year 2000, 80 people died when a MS Express Samina became a victim of rough seas, sharp rocks and the worst kind of human error.

Series, 2005, Canada, English, Documentary, Season 3 Episode 3


Thursday, March 21

4:30pm

Air Crash Investigations ‘Runaway Train’

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Air Crash Investigations

'Runaway Train'

7TWO, 4:30pm, Thu, 21 Mar 2019, 60 minutes

REPEAT

The San Bernadino disaster of 1989 was a catastrophe that seemed to be without end. After the initial derailment of freight train SP-755-EAST, which ran into houses at Duffy St. at 110MPH, a pipeline exploded two weeks later and took more lives.

Series, 2011, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 3 Episode 12


11:35pm

Air Crash Investigations ‘Runaway Train’

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Air Crash Investigations

'Runaway Train'

7TWO, 11:35pm, Thu, 21 Mar 2019, 55 minutes

REPEAT

The San Bernadino disaster of 1989 was a catastrophe that seemed to be without end. After the initial derailment of freight train SP-755-EAST, which ran into houses at Duffy St. at 110MPH, a pipeline exploded two weeks later and took more lives.

Series, 2011, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 3 Episode 12


Friday, March 22

4:30pm

Air Crash Investigations ‘African Hijack (Ethiopian Airlines...’

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Air Crash Investigations

'African Hijack (Ethiopian Airlines Flight 961)'

7TWO, 4:30pm, Fri, 22 Mar 2019, 60 minutes

REPEAT

When hijackers took over Ethiopian Airlines Flight 961 in 1996, an experienced pilot was the only hope for terrified passengers. He attempted to make an emergency landing, but ran out of fuel and was forced to ditch the 767 into the Indian Ocean. Amazingly, this terrifying crash was caught on camera by nearby tourists.

Series, 2005, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 3 Episode 6


11:30pm

Air Crash Investigations ‘African Hijack (Ethiopian Airlines...’

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Air Crash Investigations

'African Hijack (Ethiopian Airlines Flight 961)'

7TWO, 11:30pm, Fri, 22 Mar 2019, 60 minutes

REPEAT

When hijackers took over Ethiopian Airlines Flight 961 in 1996, an experienced pilot was the only hope for terrified passengers. He attempted to make an emergency landing, but ran out of fuel and was forced to ditch the 767 into the Indian Ocean. Amazingly, this terrifying crash was caught on camera by nearby tourists.

Series, 2005, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 3 Episode 6


Sunday, March 24

5:30pm

Air Crash Investigations ‘Deadly Silence’

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Air Crash Investigations

'Deadly Silence'

7TWO, 5:30pm, Sun, 24 Mar 2019, 60 minutes

REPEAT

The sudden departure from its flight path of Payne Stewart's Learjet which was travelling from Orlando to Dallas, is ground control's first intimation that something has gone horribly wrong.

Series, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 16 Episode 1


6:30pm

Air Crash Investigations ‘9/11: The Pentagon Attack’

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Air Crash Investigations

'9/11: The Pentagon Attack'

7TWO, 6:30pm, Sun, 24 Mar 2019, 60 minutes

REPEAT

On the 11th of September, 2001, hijackers carried out one of the most devastating coordinated terrorist attacks in history. While their conspirators were aiming planes into the Twin Towers in New York, these men had taken control of the aeroplane, and their target was the Pentagon.

Series, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 16 Episode 2


Monday, March 25

4:30pm

Air Crash Investigations ‘Miracle Escape - Air France 358’

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Air Crash Investigations

'Miracle Escape - Air France 358'

7TWO, 4:30pm, Mon, 25 Mar 2019, 60 minutes

REPEAT

In 2005, bad weather caused an Air France airbus coming in to land in Toronto to run off the runway and burst into flames. What happened to the 309 passengers and crew who were on board?

Series, 2007, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 4 Episode 1


10:30pm

Air Crash Investigations ‘Miracle Escape - Air France 358’

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Air Crash Investigations

'Miracle Escape - Air France 358'

7TWO, 10:30pm, Mon, 25 Mar 2019, 60 minutes

REPEAT

In 2005, bad weather caused an Air France airbus coming in to land in Toronto to run off the runway and burst into flames. What happened to the 309 passengers and crew who were on board?

Series, 2007, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 4 Episode 1


Tuesday, March 26

4:30pm

Air Crash Investigations ‘Falling From The Sky (British Airways...’

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Air Crash Investigations

'Falling From The Sky (British Airways Flight 9)'

7TWO, 4:30pm, Tue, 26 Mar 2019, 60 minutes

REPEAT

It's not often that the ground reaches up to pluck an aeroplane from the sky, but that's what it must have felt like when smoke and ash from volcanic Mt. Galunggung engulfed the "City of Edinburgh" (did you realise that planes have names?), stalling all its engines.

Series, 2007, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 4 Episode 2


Wednesday, March 27

12:00am

Air Crash Investigations ‘Falling From The Sky (British Airways...’

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Air Crash Investigations

'Falling From The Sky (British Airways Flight 9)'

7TWO, 12:00am, Wed, 27 Mar 2019, 60 minutes

REPEAT

It's not often that the ground reaches up to pluck an aeroplane from the sky, but that's what it must have felt like when smoke and ash from volcanic Mt. Galunggung engulfed the "City of Edinburgh" (did you realise that planes have names?), stalling all its engines.

Series, 2007, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 4 Episode 2


4:30pm

Air Crash Investigations ‘Fire Fight (Air Canada 797)’

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Air Crash Investigations

'Fire Fight (Air Canada 797)'

7TWO, 4:30pm, Wed, 27 Mar 2019, 60 minutes

REPEAT

It took ninety seconds for the oxygen which entered a stricken aeroplane after a forced landing, to ignite the surfaces which had already been heated by an in-flight fire. The technical term for this is 'flashover' which occurs when a fatal combination of oxygen and heat causes something to burst into flames. The resultant catastrophe caused a some major changes in air travel.

Series, 2007, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 4 Episode 3


11:30pm

Air Crash Investigations ‘Fire Fight (Air Canada 797)’

7TWO

Air Crash Investigations

'Fire Fight (Air Canada 797)'

7TWO, 11:30pm, Wed, 27 Mar 2019, 60 minutes

REPEAT

It took ninety seconds for the oxygen which entered a stricken aeroplane after a forced landing, to ignite the surfaces which had already been heated by an in-flight fire. The technical term for this is 'flashover' which occurs when a fatal combination of oxygen and heat causes something to burst into flames. The resultant catastrophe caused a some major changes in air travel.

Series, 2007, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 4 Episode 3


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