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How New Technology is Reducing Alaskan Aircraft Collisions

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How New Technology is Reducing Alaskan Aircraft Collisions

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Advancements in aviation technology help reduce accidents and minimize risks such as poor visibility, hazardous terrain, and mid-air disasters.


    • Saturday
    • 4:00am
    Jun 23
    Engine Out in Midair
    • Wednesday
    • 5:00pm
    Jun 27
    Plane Down in the Tundra
    • Saturday
    • 4:00am
    Jun 30
    Plane Down in the Tundra

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A wedding flyover that turned tragic. A commuter flight that mysteriously veered off course and slammed into a mountain. A pilot and passenger who survived a crash only to succumb to the raging currents of an icy waterway. These are just a few of roughly 100 aircraft accidents that occurred in Alaska in 2015 and challenged one of the busiest and most unique offices of the National Transportation Safety Board. Follow NTSB investigators as they attempt to determine the probable cause of each crash, be it man, machine, or environment.

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