Layover Episode: Western Air Lines Flight 2605: The Crash of the Night Owl
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: In the dark of the pre-dawn sky on Halloween 1979, Western Air Lines 2605 was about to touchdown on the runway at Mexico City when, suddenly, something unexpected happened that turned a routine landing into an unimaginable … Read More

Episode 117: The Hawley and Lundy Family Plane Crash
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Summary: When friends Jens Lundy and pilot Jim Hawley decided to rent a plane and take their fathers on a once-in-alifetime fishing trip to Loreto, Mexico, they never thought that disaster would strike. After the plane’s single engine fails, the … Read More

Episode 80: Aeroméxico Connect Flight 2431
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Summary: Taking off during bad weather is rarely enjoyable, but it can certainly be a dangerous decision. In this week’s episode of Take to the Sky: the Air Disaster Podcast, Stephanie takes us through the events that led to the … Read More