From structural failures and design flaws, to complex computer systems that even cabin crews don’t fully understand, Mayday: Air Disaster Specials takes an in-depth look at aviation safety. A spin-off of the highly successful Mayday series, these five, one-hour specials combine compelling human drama with detailed aviation science, and explore how routine flights can end in disaster, revealing the dark truth that aviation safety improves one crash at a time….
Produced in association with: Discovery Channel (Canada) and National Geographic Channel (US & International)
Mayday: Science of Disaster
5 x 60 min (2 seasons)
2007 - 2009