A Glass of Water Saved a Plane And 72 Passengers

So what do they have? No electricity on board, all equipment down, no airport in sight, and only a half-forgotten runway deep in the Siberian snow forest. It’s hard to imagine a worse scenario for a passenger plane landing, so it’s a real miracle that everyone ended up safe and sound. And all of it…

360°, Angel Falls, Venezuela. Aerial 8K video

Angel is located among the jungles of the Canaima National Park which has almost no roads. The closes civilized place is 600 km away. The international name “Angel” is the Spanish pronunciation of the discoverer’s name. The Pemnon indians call it Kerepakupai Meru, meaning “waterfall of the deepest place” or Parakupá Vená as if “falling…

At least 7 dead when vintage WWII plane crashes in fireball at Bradley Airport in Connecticut

EVENING AS 6:00 I’M LIZ CHO. >>AND I’M BILL RITTER, AT LEAST SEVEN PEOPLE HAVE BEEN KILLED IN A PLANE CRASH. THE B17 TAKING OFF FROM BRADLEY AIRPORT TRYING TO COME BACK AFTER REPORTING THE ENGINE PROBLEM BUT IT CRASHED INTO A MAINTENANCE SHED AND ERUPTED INTO FLAMES. SEVEN OTHERS WERE INJURED INCLUDING ONE PERSON…

A Plane Caught Fire But 350 People Survived Miraculously

Anybody who’s boarded a plane knows the feeling. After you find your seat, put your stuff in the overhead locker, and sit down – your mind now recovering from the hustle-and-bustle of getting to the airport and through security to find your gate –apprehension starts to creep in. You try to push it away, convince…

EMOTIONAL PHOTOSHOOT FOR DANCER WITH CANCER

(upbeat electronic music) – Whoa my god! This is madness. Hello everyone, a few months ago I went to Cohen Children’s Medical Center to film a 10 minute photo challenge. When I was there, I met a very inspiring young woman. This is her story. After I was finished shooting the photo challenge, a nurse…

Ernest Hemingway Survived Two Planes Crashes In Africa

Few people can boast having survived a plane crash. What about surviving 2 plane crashes, one after the other? You think it’s impossible? Well, this guy did. And you know the name of the lucky man who survived 2 plane crashes in succession. It’s Ernest Hemingway. Hemingway’s biography is far richer than that of the…

A Plane Lost Both Engines So Pilots Had No Other Choice

“Would the lead steward please come to the flight deck… immediately”. Sounds like one of those in-flight announcements from a dramatic plane crash movie. No one would ever want to hear this in reality. Unfortunately, it’s exactly what the passengers on Air Transat Flight 236 heard as their plane ran out of fuel somewhere above…

A Man Felt Out of the Plane But Pilots Saved Him

When Marine Second Lieutenant Walter Osipoff was boarding a DC-2 plane at about 9:30 AM on May 15, 1941, he didn’t know yet that the flight would almost become his very last. Shortly after the takeoff, an accident that no one could have predicted left the man dangling high in the air, tangled in his…

He Survived on a Plane’s Wing And a Fall from the Sky

Unfortunately, stories about people who’ve survived a plane crash are extremely rare. But what if I tell you that one man not only stayed alive after his plane dropped into the ocean, but also managed to fend off hungry sharks for a whopping 15 hours until he was rescued? It happened in 1986, and this…

Cerritos Plane Crash Remembered 30 Years Later

JOSH: WELCOME BACK I’M JEFF VAUGHAN. SUZIE: I’M SUZIE SUH, TODAY ACTORS REMARKS THE ANNIVERSARY OF A TRAGEDY THAT KILLED 82 PEOPLE IN CERRITOS. IT WAS 30 YEARS AGO TODAY THAT A JET KILLED EVERYONE ON BOARD AND EVEN SOME ON THE GROUND. JOSH: TODAY SOME GATHERED AROUND TO REMEMBER THOSE AND HONOR THOSE WHO…