E02 3 Lost in Translation Lost in Translation Lost in Translation Lost in Translation S05. It was later determined that aggressive rudder use by the first officer in response to from a Boeing 747-400 that had taken off minutes earlier had caused the vertical stabilizer to detach from the aircraft. After descending, the crew successfully restarts the engines and lands safely. E02 3 Out of Control Out of Control Out of Control Out of Control S06. Of the 307 people on board, 2 passengers die at the crash scene; another dies shortly after in hospital. The aircraft makes an emergency landing at almost twice the speed of a normal landing. E02 6 Turning Point Deadly Design Turning Point Turning Point S03.
All 29 passengers and crew members on board are killed. The evidence indicates the plane was shot down by a surface-to-air missile. The incident was caused by pilot error. All 322 people on board survive. Note: This is the first time the series broadcast an episode about an accident not yet fully investigated. Two under-inflated tires burst during the takeoff, starting a fire on the. After circling above the Taiwan Strait to wait out a passing cyclone, TransAsia Flight 222 crashes on the Taiwanese resort island of Penghu.
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. Subsequent investigation traced the engine failure to a fatigue crack in the stemming from a defect introduced before the disk was even made when the original titanium ingot used to make it was formed. E09 8 Cracks in the System Beach Crash Miami Mystery Cracks in the System S02. On takeoff, the captain finds that his is not reading properly, though the co-pilot's indicator is showing the correct speed. E07 8 Death and Denial EgyptAir 990 EgyptAir 990 Death and Denial S06. Type of aircraft: Season 10 2011 No. The two pilots, the flight attendant, and two passengers are killed in the crash.
Two fighters from the intercept and investigate the flight and find all but one person on board not moving. E01 2 Niki Lauda: Testing the Limits Niki Lauda: Tragedy in the Air Niki Lauda: Tragedy in the Air Testing the Limits S08. While making preparations to land, the crew are distracted by a faulty landing gear indicator light and accidentally disengage the autopilot while trying to resolve the problem. The captain raises one notch of to give the aircraft a few more feet of flying distance; it crash-lands just short of the runway without any fatalities. All 16 passengers and 2 crew members on board are killed in the crash. The exact cause of the fire is undetermined. The crew successfully abandons the takeoff and stops the aircraft on the runway, but the fire spreads to the cabin.
It was later determined that an electrical caused the cargo door to open. All 46 passengers and crew members on board are killed. This includes five Science of Disaster specials, each examining multiple crashes with similar causes. Air traffic controllers had cleared both aircraft to fly at the same altitude in opposite directions, and the Legacy's was switched off, making both aircraft's traffic collision avoidance systems useless in preventing the collision. Despite the rough sea conditions, the 16 oil rig workers and 2 pilots are rescued by nearby ships.
The investigation found that the pilots intentionally descended below the minimum descent altitude. Note: This is the 100th aircraft case investigated on Mayday. All 14 occupants on both aircraft initially survived, but died in a subsequent fire. Type of aircraft: Season 5 2008 No. The poor weather played a part in the disaster, but the fundamental causes of the crash were numerous errors by the pilots of the two aircraft and the airport's air traffic control officers. A badly worn control cable had failed completely in flight. All 234 people on board are killed.
The causes of the crash were the aircraft's cargo shifting dangerously backwards and an incorrect stabilizer trim setting. E08 9 No Clear Options Third Time Unlucky Third Time Unlucky No Clear Options S08. I honestly don't know why this error happens doesn't happen for me, I am in Canada, if that makes a different. E01 2 Falling from the Sky All Engines Failed! Air Date : 13th-Feb-2018 On 23 July 2014, TransAsia Airways Flight 222 crashes into buildings while attempting to land at Magong Airport during inclement weather and low visibility, killing 48 of the 58 people on board. E06 7 The Final Blow Crashed and Missing Doomed to Fail The Final Blow S02. By varying engine thrust, the pilots manage to crash-land the aircraft at the in Iowa, saving the lives of 185 of the 296 people on board.
E03 4 Disaster on the Potomac Disaster on the Potomac Disaster on the Potomac Tragedy on the Potomac S05. The pilots divert the aircraft to a successful emergency landing at , , by using engine thrust for control. The causes of the crash were a malfunction of the aircraft's unit and an inappropriate response by the pilots. All nine occupants, including Mexican Secretary of the Interior , are killed in the crash, along with seven people on the ground. E10 Season 17 2017 1 Killer Attitude Killer Attitude Killer Attitude Killer Attitude S11.
The incident was attributed to a malfunction of the rudder's hydraulic control module. Type of aircraft: Season 12 2012—13 No. The co-pilot, , is killed; the pilot, , is seriously injured. E04 5 Queens Catastrophe Queens Catastrophe Queens Catastrophe Queens Catastrophe S05. Ep Season 1 2003 1 Unlocking Disaster Unlocking Disaster Unlocking Disaster Ripped from the Sky 2 Racing the Storm Racing the Storm Racing the Storm Fatal Landing 3 Fire on Board Fire on Board Fire on Board Fire in the Sky 4 Flying Blind Flying Blind Flying Blind Flying Blind 5 Cutting Corners Cutting Corners Cutting Corners Fatal Error 6 Flying on Empty Flying on Empty Flying on Empty Flying on Empty Season 2 2004—2005 1 Blowout Blowout Blowout Ripped from the Cockpit 2 A Wounded Bird A Wounded Bird A Wounded Bird One Wing Flight 3 The Killing Machine Hijacked Hijacked Hijack Rescue 4 Deadly Crossroads Mid-Air Collision Mid-Air Collision A Father's Revenge 5 Lost Crash on the Mountain Crash on the Mountain Lost 6 Missing Over New York Deadly Delay Deadly Delay Missing Over New York Season 3 2005—2006 1 Hanging by a Thread Hanging by a Thread Hanging by a Thread Hanging by a Thread S06.
E06 7 Murder in the Skies Crash in the Alps Murder in the Skies Murder in the Skies S10. Improper maintenance work allowed a hydraulic line and a fuel line to rub together, resulting in a subsequent fuel line fracture and a leak. They were instead watching an match. Episode Air Date Episode Name 1 Feb 13, 2018 2 Feb 20, 2018 3 Feb 27, 2018 4 Mar 05, 2018 5 Mar 16, 2018 6 Mar 22, 2018 7 Jun 13, 2018 8 Jun 20, 2018 9 Jun 27, 2018 10 Jul 04, 2018 Special Jul 09, 2018 Special Jul 16, 2018 Special Jul 23, 2018 Special Jul 30, 2018 Special Aug 06, 2018 Special Aug 13, 2018 Special Aug 20, 2018 Special Aug 27, 2018 Special Sep 03, 2018 Special Sep 10, 2018 This series investigates the reasons behind plane crashes and how they could have been prevented. The freight train crew at a red on a section of a. Investigators concluded that the crash was caused by pilot error. Air Crash Investigation looks at what went wrong and how future disasters can be averted.