Season 8

Episode Guide

Choosing Sides

S8 E1
Oct 17, 2016
One of the worst crashes in British history has a stunning cause that changed aviation safety forever.

Testing the Limits

S8 E2
Oct 24, 2016
What caused a 767 to break apart in mid-air? A world-famous race car driver discovers a surprising answer.

Vanishing Act

S8 E3
Oct 31, 2016
After a terrifying crash, survivors face a new challenge: surviving the remote Brazilian jungle.


S8 E4
Jan 9, 2017
Relive the crash of Copa Airlines Flight 201 and the harrowing investigation in one of the world's most remote jungles.

The Final Push

S8 E5
Jan 16, 2017
See if two MD-11 planes crashes, nearly 12 years apart, were both the result of pilot error or a flaw in the aircraft itself.

The Death of JFK Jr.

S8 E6
Jan 23, 2017
Relive one of the most shocking air disasters in American history as we revisit the 1999 crash that killed JFK Jr.

Concorde - Up in Flames

S8 E7
Jan 30, 2017
Follow investigators as they use the few remaining pieces of a fiery crash to explain a Concorde's doomed flight.

Accident or Assassination

S8 E8
Feb 13, 2017
When a government-chartered Learjet crashes into Mexico City, drug cartels are suspected, but there's more to the story.

No Clear Options

S8 E9
Feb 20, 2017
Follow Irish examiners as they look beyond the fog of Cork Airport to find the real reason why a commuter plane crashed.

Death in the Arctic

S8 E10
Feb 27, 2017
Revisit the remarkable story of First Air Flight 6560, involving a mysterious crash and an unbelievable rescue effort.