Air Crash Investigation

Series 10 - 10. Murder on Board

Murder on Board

About this programme

10/13. How disgruntled former airline employee David Burke managed to smuggle a gun through airport security, causing Pacific Southwest Airlines Flight 1771 to nosedive to the ground in December 1987 after its pilots were shot. All 43 people on board the aircraft died instantly when it hit the ground at the speed of sound.