Miracle Landing (1990)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  11 February 1990 (USA)
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A passenger jet loses a portion of its fuselage in flight over Hawaii and is forced to make an emergency landing.

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Mimi Tompkins
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Bob Schornstheimer
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Michelle Honda (as Ana-Alicia)
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C.B. Lansing
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B.J. Cocker
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Ed Meyer, Maui Tower Supervisor
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Rick, Maui Tower Operator
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Jeff Thomas
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Cindy Thomas
James Grant Benton ...
Kapali
Ray Bumatai ...
Gilbert Kili Honda
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Roy Wesler
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Gail Kornberg
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Sonny Tompkins
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"Miss, what's that?" the kid asked the stewardess, pointing to a small crack that he noticed in celing above him. At that point, the crack widens and the entire roof of the airplane is ripped off. Based on a true story. Written by Kevin Soucy <serpent2@ix.netcom.com>

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11 February 1990 (USA)  »

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Aterrizaje milagroso  »

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The gentleman with a piece of plastic stuck on his face is Lawrence "Red" Carland / Retired Marketing Director at Delta Air Lines. He had retired on the Big Island and was on his way back to Dallas to visit family. See more »

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On the visual approach to Hilo, they are cleared to land on runway 8. The plane lands on runway 2. See more »

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Mimi Tompkins: Maui Tower, this is Paradise 243, inbound for landing. We are just East of Makena, descending out of 12. One engine out. We are experiencing rapid depressurisation and are declaring an emergency. Over.
Ed Meyer, Maui Tower Supervisor: Inbound Paradise flight calling Maui Tower, say again your callsign?
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Ed Meyer, Maui Tower Supervisor: What Paradise flights do we have due in?
Rick, Maui Tower Operator: Paradise 244 and 246.
Ed Meyer, Maui Tower Supervisor: This is Maui Tower, is that Paradise 244 with the emergency?
Mimi Tompkins: This is Paradise 243.
Ed Meyer, Maui Tower Supervisor: [to Rick] 244 or 243?
Rick, Maui Tower Operator: 244.
Ed Meyer, Maui Tower Supervisor: 244, say again? Come on, come on, come ...
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Great Made For TV Movie!!
31 March 1999 | by (Markham,Ontario) – See all my reviews

Miracle Landing is a very well done film. It's a miracle that more people were not killed when the front section of the plane (roof section) tore away, sucking out one of the flight attendants. This is a true story, which made viewing it all the more enjoyable. My heart really went out to all the crew & passengers. What an ordeal to go through.Trust me, this is a great film to see. Mark Snows music adds that much more to it...


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