Episode 128: United Airlines Flight 585

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On March 3, 1991, it took just 9 seconds for a flight to change from tranquil to terrifying-- and it took 10 years to know why. In this week's episode of Take to the Sky, the Air Disaster Podcast, Stephanie shares a story that challenged NTSB investigators and defied resolution until two other incidents shed light on what might have gone wrong for United Airlines Flight 585.

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Show Notes:

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Written and produced by: Shelly Price and Stephanie Hubka
Directed and engineered at: Snow Monster Studios
Sound editor: Podcast Engineers
Producer: Adam Hubka
Music by: Mike Dunn
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An investigator photographs a piece of the accident aircraft. Source: The Gazette

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Rescue workers at the United Airlines Flight 585 crash site. Source: The Gazette

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Memorial in honor of lives lost on United Airlines Flight 585. Source: KKTV