Episode 4: Air New Zealand Flight 901

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In this episode of Take to the Sky: The Air Disaster Podcast, Stephanie shares the story of Air New Zealand Flight 901, a sightseeing trip over Antarctica that ended in tragedy when it crashed into the continent miles away from where the flight plan determined it should be. What caused the crash—and how did it go so off course? Join us as we find out!

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Written and produced by: Shelly Price and Stephanie Hubka
Directed and engineered by: Crosse deStreit, Salmon Pond Studios
Graphic design and website by: Adam Hubka
Sound editing and music by: Mike Dunn
Air New Zealand Flight 901

The flight path. Source: Wikipedia

Air New Zealand Flight 901

Air New Zealand 901 crash. Image credit: Auckland Libraries YouTube

Air New Zealand Flight 901

McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30 in 1977. Image credit: Wikipedia

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