Major real-life air disasters are depicted in this TV series. Each episode features a detailed dramatized reconstruction of the incident based on cockpit voice recorders and air traffic control transcripts, as well as eyewitnesses recounts and interviews with aviation experts. Sometimes, interviews with investigators who dealt with the disaster or even actual footage are featured. Written by
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Season 5 of the show featured accidents involving 1,765 passengers and crew; resulting in 1,565 fatalities and 200 survivors. See more
Referenced in Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa