North Sea Nightmare S16, E1: On a challenging descent into the Staring down a thunderstorm en route to the Shetland Islands, a modern turboprop is struck by a blinding bolt of lightning. Suddenly, the plane plunges towards the North Sea at 350 MPH. The pilots barely regain control of the aircraft but must race to the nearest airport immediately before it nosedives again. Witness the harrowing flight of Logan Air Flight 6780 and follow investigators as they struggle to explain how a lightning strike, which planes are designed to withstand, could have caused the turboprop to behave the way it did.
StarringStephen Bogaert, Bill Ratner, Jonathan Aris
Harrowing stories of tragedy and triumph are brought to life through official reports, transcripts and interviews with the pilots, air traffic controllers and lucky survivors of history's most terrify crashes. From the cockpit to the cabin to the control room to the crash scene, we uncover just what went wrong.
Graphic docuseries is too intense for kids.
English (United States) (AAC, Dolby 5.1, CC)
Closed captions (CC) refer to subtitles in the available language with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.