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Mayday: Season 12

12x07 Catastrophe at O'Hare (American Airlines, Flight 191)
TV-14

  • 2013-02-25T21:00:00-05:00 on National Geographic (US)
  • 60 mins
  • Canada
  • English
  • Documentary, Drama

On 25 May 1979, American Airlines Flight 191 a McDonnell Douglas DC-10-10 lost its No.1 engine moments after take-off at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport and crashed into a trailer park shortly thereafter. All 271 people on board the plane as well as two other people on the ground were killed making it the worst single-aircraft air disaster in United States history.

AKA Catastrophe at O'Hare

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