Harrowing stories of tragedy and triumph are brought to life through official reports, transcripts and interviews with the pilots, air traffic controllers and lucky survivors of history's most terrifying crashes.
Revealing the dark truth that aviation safety improves one crash at a time, Air Crash Investigations (known overseas as Mayday) Season 12 investigates legendary aviation disasters to find out what went wrong and why. Based on cockpit voice recorders, accident reports and eyewitness accounts, every episode also features interviews, state-of-the-art CGI and gripping re-enactments.
In this season on Air Crash Investigations: A top Russian hockey team is wiped out when their plane crashes during take-off; inspectors suspect a deliberate suicide mission when a Boeing 737 takes a nosedive in Indonesia; a mid-air collision over the Grand Canyon leads to sweeping changes in American aviation policy.
This is a Region 4 disc, the local region for Australia.