Patreon Episode: Air Canada Flight 621
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: Air safety can hinge on cockpit communication, and the conversations that happen can have an enormous impact on every aspect of a flight. In this month’s Patreon-exclusive episode of Take to the Sky: the Air Disaster Podcast, … Read More

Patreon Episode: Pacific Western Airlines Flight 314
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: “When snow factors into an air disaster, it’s almost always safe to assume the weather is to blame for any unsafe conditions that arise. In this month’s Patreon-exclusive episode of Take to the Sky: the Air Disaster … Read More

Patreon Episode: The Unsolved Bombing of Canadian Pacific Airlines Flight 21
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: On July 8, 1965, 52 people were killed when Canadian Pacific Airlines Flight 21 suffered an inflight explosion and plummeted to the ground. Soon, the Canadian TSB identified the source of the explosion: a bomb had been … Read More

Episode 148: Air Canada Flight 143 – The Gimli Glider
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Summary: July 23, 1983 should have been just another day in the skies for Captain Bob Pearson and First Officer Maurice Quintal, but a series of miscommunications and mechanicals issues caught up with them and their brand-new Boeing 767 once … Read More

Episode 124: Wapiti Aviation Flight 402
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Summary: On an especially dark, cold night, one pilot and nine passengers flew off toward northern Canada with plans to land at a few airports- but their plane didn’t land at any of them. In this week’s episode of Take … Read More

Patreon Episode: The 1950 Skymaster Mystery
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: On January 26, 1950, a US Air Force Douglas C54-D Skymaster took to the skies with 44 people onboard – and was never heard from again. Join Shelly for this exclusive Patreon-only episode as she walks us … Read More

Episode 102: Air France Flight 358
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Summary: As an Airbus A340 touched down on runway 24L in the middle of a Toronto thunderstorm, the crew and passengers alike were glad to be back on the ground. But for the people on board Air France Flight 358, … Read More

Episode 101: Cougar Helicopter Flight 91
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Summary: It was called the “safest helicopter in the world.” But on March 12, 2009, a Sikorsky S92 helicopter operating as Couger 91 faced every sea pilot’s worst nightmare while flying over the North Atlantic Ocean: oil pressure problems. Join … Read More

Patreon Episode: First Air Flight 6560
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: On August 20, 2011, First Air 6560 crashed into a hill while approaching the airport in Resolute Bay, Canada, killing 12 of the 15 people onboard. In this Patreon-exclusive episode of Take to the Sky: the Air … Read More

Layover Episode: The Town of Gander, Newfoundland (Come From Away)
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: On September 11, 2001, millions of US citizens found themselves grappling with the aftermath of terrorist attacks from within the country’s borders. Around the world, though, thousands of people found themselves stranded far from home when US … Read More

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