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DISASTER VIDEOS

  • Investigation (The Plane That Flew Too High) show

    Investigation (The Plane That Flew Too High)

    Ice didn’t cause the stall, but what did?

    (02:50)
  • Ocean Emergency show

    Ocean Emergency

    The race-against-time rescue story of a Norwegian cargo ship stranded in the North Atlantic in the path of a fierce tornado.

    (00:59)
  • The Riverdance show

    The Riverdance

    In the Irish Sea truck ferry the Riverdance is battered by bad weather and wrecked off the shore of Blackpool, England. A...

    (01:23)
  • The Haven show

    The Haven

    Genoa, Italy. In 1991 the oil tanker The Haven caught fire and 1 million barrels of oil burned for three days. View the...

    (02:43)
  • Arcangel show

    Arcangel

    Cancun, Mexico, ferry the Arcangel, after a vicious storm is grounded on one of the most precious reefs in the world. Hundreds...

    (02:04)
  • The New Flame show

    The New Flame

    Salvage operations rely on brains as well as brawn. Off the Gibraltar coast a salvage team uses high-tech equipment to device...

    (02:20)
  • Hitler helps out Mussolini show

    Hitler helps out Mussolini

    To rescue Mussolini from disaster, Hitler dispatches one of his best generals, Rommel, along with his armoured division, the...

    (03:10)
  • American aid sunk in the Atlantic show

    American aid sunk in the Atlantic

    Great Britain’s cities have been devastated by German bombs. But the country stands firm around Churchill, and with the...

    (03:10)
  • Hitler declares war on jews show

    Hitler declares war on jews

    Hitler hammers home his simplistic nationalist slogans. He wants to make Germany the world power.

    (03:09)
  • Berlin 1945 and 1932 show

    Berlin 1945 and 1932

    German women recount stories of rape by Russian soldiers and reflect on the decadent Berlin of 1932.

    (03:12)
  • Ochre Beach Ice Tsunami show

    Ochre Beach Ice Tsunami

    Residents film the destruction as a freak ice shove demolishes homes in Ochre Beach, Canada.

    (02:03)
  • Blow Out show

    Blow Out

    The pilot is sucked out of his plane at 17,000 feet, miraculously he and everyone on board survive.

    (01:30)
  • Dead Weight show

    Dead Weight

    A packed commuter plane crashes to the ground shortly after take off, fire engulfs one of the main hangars at Charlotte...

    (01:11)
  • Flight 21 is Missing show

    Flight 21 is Missing

    This was no ordinary flight but a military jet carrying American politicians. Was it an act of war that brought it down?

    (01:11)
  • Hidden Danger show

    Hidden Danger

    In 1991 something happened on board a 737 that sent shudders through the world of aviation.

    (01:20)
  • Crash on the Mountain show

    Crash on the Mountain

    When the navigation system on American Airlines Flight 965 went wrong just before landing, the experienced pilots stalled and...

    (02:21)
  • The Plane that Wouldn’t Talk show

    The Plane that Wouldn’t Talk

    A Boeing 757 disappears from radar with 189 people on board, the plane’s wreckage is found at sea.

    (01:07)
  • Racing the Storm show

    Racing the Storm

    A lethal combination of pilot error, the devastating effects of severe weather and a dangerous race to keep the plane on schedule.

    (01:49)
  • Plane Crash show

    Plane Crash

    In the blink of an eye, the plane plummets to the ground.

    (03:01)
  • Plane Crash (The Plane That Flew Too High) show

    Plane Crash (The Plane That Flew Too High)

    The plane is dangerously out of control and falls out of the sky.

    (03:00)