Patreon Episode: National Airlines Flight 102
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: It was a terrifying disaster caught on video. On April 29, 2013, National Airlines Flight 102, a cargo plane taking off from Bagram Airfield for Dubai, crashed shortly after takeoff, killing all seven crew members onboard. In … Read More

Layover Episode: TWA Flight 3 – The Crash That Killed Carole Lombard
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: The newspaper headlines read the unimaginable: “Carole Lombard, 21 Others, Killed in Plane Crash.” But when TWA Flight 3 crashed into the side of a mountain on January 16, 1942, the actual tragedy was far more chilling … Read More

Patreon Episode: Allegheny Airlines Flight 853
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: There are many disasters that can be avoided in the world of aviation, but a flight crew has to know about potential threats in order to avoid them. In this month’s Patreon-exclusive episode of Take to the … Read More

Layover Episode: What Happened to Alfred Loewenstein?
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: It was the most ordinary of flights– until it wasn’t. When Alfred Loewenstein stood up to use his private plane’s lavatory, he never returned. Was his disappearance part of his plan– or someone else’s? In this month’s … Read More

Patreon Episode: TANS Peru Flight 204
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: It should’ve been an ordinary landing for TANS Peru Flight 204 as it began its descent into Pucallpa, Peru on August 23, 2005. But within minutes, this landing was anything BUT typical. In this Patreon exclusive episode … Read More

Layover Episode: Ozark Airlines Flight 809
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: On July 24, 1973, Ozark Airlines 809 crashed short of the runway near the St. Louis Airport. And while the cause of the crash would quickly be determined, that would be the only straightforward part of the … Read More

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

Layover Episode: Aviation Holiday Magic
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: What does holiday magic mean to you? Many corners of the planet are touched by special events, traditions, and acts of kindness– and the aviation industry is certainly part of the fun. In this month’s Patreon-exclusive layover … Read More

Patreon Episode: Ethiopian Airlines Flight 961
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: On November 23, 1996, vacationers on a resort beach in the Comoros Islands got a front row seat to a real-life horror: an Ethiopian Airlines passenger plane was getting closer and closer to the waves until there … Read More

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

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