Landing on a Caribbean island in a severe tropical storm, a Colombian airliner crashes short of the runway. Investigators need to find out why.
Season 19 Episode 10
SHOW TYPE: Documentary
RUNNING TIME: 60 minutes
NETWORK: National Geographic Channel
PREMIERE DATE: 2003-09-03
OFFICIAL SITE: http://www.natgeotv.com/uk/shows/natgeo/air-crash-investigation
About Air Crash Investigation
Flying is one of the safest forms of transport. But what happens when tragedy strikes? From human error and accidents to mechanical faults and design flaws, the success of aviation history is punctuated with disaster and catastrophe. It's rare, but it does happen. Follow experts as they determine what went wrong and work out how to prevent these horrific tragedies from happening again. Examine the wrecks and official records, and hear from eyewitnesses, passengers and aviation experts as we reconstruct some of the most tragic disasters in aviation history. Air Crash Investigation looks at what went wrong and how future disasters can be averted.
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