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Does This Scenario Explain JFK Jr.'s Plane Crash?

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Does This Scenario Explain JFK Jr.'s Plane Crash?

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A distracting radio issue, a hazy night, and a new pilot unsure of his instruments. According to investigators, these were some of the possible factors that led to John F. Kennedy Jr.'s tragic plane crash.

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When John F. Kennedy Jr.'s Piper Saratoga crashed en route to Martha's Vineyard on July 16, 1999, speculation over what happened spread across the globe. It was up to the NTSB to find the true cause, but the answers were buried at the bottom of the Atlantic. Join us as we revisit one of the most shocking crashes in American history and follow the high-pressure investigation that ensued.

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