Layover Episode: Lynyrd Skynyrd
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: It was just another night on the way to just another show for Lynyrd Skynyrd, a band recognized as one of Rolling Stone’s 100 Greatest Bands of All Time. As the plane prepared to land in Baton … 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: 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

Layover Episode: Darren Harrison: the Passenger Who Landed a Plane
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: On May 10, 2022, while passenger Darren Harrison relaxed onboard a single engine Cessna, his worst nightmare came true: the pilot became unconscious and unable to fly. On this exclusive Patreon-only layover episode of Take to the … Read More

Patreon Episode: Delta Air Lines Flight 1288
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: For the passengers on Delta Airlines Flight 1288, it was as if there were two realities playing out in a single cabin: for some passengers, their takeoff seemed to be aborted without reason. For others, the flames … Read More

Episode 146: 1960 New York Mid-Air Collision
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Summary: On a quiet December morning in 1960, the streets of New York city turned from festive cheer to chaos when an aviation disaster played out in the skies above. In this week’s episode of Take to the Sky: the … Read More

Layover Episode: Nevada Triangle
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: There are mysteries throughout aviation, but a staggering 2000 of them stem from the little-known Nevada Triangle. In this month’s Patreon-exclusive layover episode of Take to the Sky: the Air Disaster Podcast, Stephanie tells several stories of … Read More

Layover Episode: Ghost Ship: The 1942 Disappearance of a Navy L-8 Blimp
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: It began as a routine surveillance mission on the morning of August 16, 1942, when a Navy L-8 blimp took to the sky to patrol the waters for enemy submarines with two crewmen onboard– and were never … Read More

Patreon Episode: Southwest Airlines Flight 1380
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Exclusive for Podcrashers: On April 17, 2018, terror took hold of every passenger and crew member on Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 just as quickly as oxygen masks dropped from the overhead compartment. In this month’s Patreon-exclusive episode of Take to … Read More

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