E03 4 Sideswiped Sideswiped Sideswiped Sideswiped S08. E07 8 Death and Denial EgyptAir 990 EgyptAir 990 Death and Denial S06. All 150 people on board are killed. His wife, , and sister-in-law, Lauren Bessette, are on board and are also killed. An emergency landing is made in , but the aircraft is engulfed by flames on the runway, killing 23 people, including musician. Two fighters from the intercept and investigate the flight and find all but one person on board not moving. E05 5 Deadly Mission Deadly Mission Deadly Mission Deadly Mission S09.
The cause of the fire was later determined to be an accidental triggering of a illegally shipped as non-hazardous cargo. The investigation determined that a vehicle in the aircraft's cargo bay had shifted, causing the loss of control. The American column also shows the Smithsonian Channel's season and episode numbers. Investigation showed that the pilots' controls had been improperly adjusted during maintenance, and that the aircraft was overloaded due to outdated formulae for calculation of passenger weights. The incident was attributed to a fuel leak caused by a bolt from the aircraft's right wing slat puncturing the right wing fuel tank. Types of aircraft: Flight 242: ; Flight 191: ; Flight 1420: ; Flight 9: Season 9 2010 No. E05 6 Panic over the Pacific Six-Mile Plunge Panic over the Pacific Panic over the Pacific S07.
E10 11 What Happened to Malaysian 370? Out of the fifteen passengers and crew members, only three survived. E10 Season 5 2008 1 Invisible Killer Slammed to the Ground Slammed to the Ground Invisible Killer 2 Gimli Glider Deadly Glide Miracle Flight Gimli Glider 3 Behind Closed Doors Behind Closed Doors Behind Closed Doors Behind Closed Doors 4 Fanning the Flames Cargo Conspiracy Mystery Fire Fanning the Flames 5 Dead Weight Dead Weight Dead Weight Dead Weight 6 Southern Storm Southern Storm Southern Storm Southern Storm 7 Air India: Explosive Evidence Explosive Evidence Explosive Evidence Explosive Evidence 8 Mixed Signals The Plane That Wouldn't Talk The Plane That Wouldn't Talk Mixed Signals 9 Fatal Distraction Who's at the Controls? E02 6 Turning Point Deadly Design Turning Point Turning Point S03. The flight later lands safely at without any more loss of life. The causes of the crash were a malfunction of the number two engine and the pilots shutting down the wrong engine. The aircraft eventually runs out of fuel, and the pilot makes a belly landing in the jungle, during which the aircraft breaks up, killing 13 people. Investigators determined that the pilots misinterpreted the stall as an engine failure and took no recovery action until it was too late.
The aircraft was attempting to conduct an at after one of its engines had failed. Type of aircraft: Season 2 2005 No. The incident was caused by pilot error. This episode will not air in Malaysia. The cause of both crashes was ice on the wings, which significantly reduced lift. E10 Season 17 2017 1 Killer Attitude Killer Attitude Killer Attitude Killer Attitude S11. E08 9 Deadly Solution Deadly Solution Deadly Solution Deadly Solution S10.
Additionally, several of the engines' brakes were completely inoperative, but this information was not passed on to the crews. E04 5 Bomb on Board Bomb on Board Bomb on Board Bomb on Board S06. From the cockpit to the cabin, from the control room to the crash scene, we uncover just what went wrong. The four terrorists demand the aircraft be allowed to depart for so they can blow up the aircraft over the , but the blocks the aircraft with vehicles and refuse to allow it to take off. All 15 occupants on board the two aircraft die.
E08 9 Runaway Train Runaway Train Runaway Train Unstoppable Train 10 Kid in the Cockpit Kid in the Cockpit Kid in the Cockpit Kid in the Cockpit S06. All the 64 people on board the aircraft, including the 5 hijackers, are killed, along with 125 people in the building. Unable to carry out their plans, the terrorists kill three passengers over the next two days. E03 4 Fight for Your Life Suicide Attack Suicide Attack Fight for Your Life S06. E09 8 Blind Spot On Course to Disaster Hiding in Plane Sight Blind Spot S03. The pilots accept the offer, but as they are making the necessary changes, they inadvertently delete the from the flight plan in their , causing them to lose certainty of their exact position.
E04 5 Hidden Danger Hidden Danger Hidden Danger Mystery Crashes S07. After both engines fail, the aircraft makes an on a highway in New Hope,. All 96 passengers and crew members on board are killed. The crew makes an emergency landing at without any loss of life. Flying on autopilot once airborne, the aircraft heads west instead of north-northeast towards its destination. The pilots become confused and believe that both indicators are malfunctioning, resulting in the aircraft stalling and crashing into the Atlantic Ocean, killing all 189 people on board. Shows like this are a reminder of what could happen and interesting investigations of the possible causes educate us.
The crew successfully abandons the takeoff and stops the aircraft on the runway, but the fire spreads to the cabin. Only one air traffic controller was on duty covering two boards for that block of airspace at the time of the collision—his co-worker was on his coffee break. An unserviceable fuel gauge and an error in converting between metric and imperial units caused the aircraft to be loaded with insufficient fuel prior to the flight. Investigators found that passenger David Burke, a former employee, took a gun on board the aircraft and shot the pilots in a plot to kill his former supervisor who was also a passenger on board after being fired from his job days earlier. An error made in programming the aircraft's autopilot, combined with a sudden wind change, caused it to descend more rapidly than expected.