Why Planes Crash

Brush with Death

Series 2 - Episode 1 Brush with Death



The harrowing tales of people who survived terrifying plane crashes, including a largely unreported and forgotten accident in Maine in 1979 killed all but one passenger. Plus, Air Florida flight 90, a 737 that crashed into the Potomac River during a blizzard in 1982, from which five people survived of the 74 on board.