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    • 35 Miles from Shore

    • The Ditching and Rescue of ALM Flight 980
    • By: Emilio Corsetti III
    • Narrated by: Fred Filbrich
    • Length: 7 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    On May 2, 1970, a DC-9 jet with 57 passengers and a crew of six departed New York's JFK International Airport en route to the tropical island of St. Maarten. The flight ended four hours and 34 minutes later in the shark-infested waters of the Caribbean. It was, and remains, the only open-water ditching of a commercial jet. The subsequent rescue of survivors took nearly three hours and involved the coast guard, navy, and marines.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Unbelievable Misfortunes and Errors

    • By Audio Audits on 09-14-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Scapegoat

    • A Flight Crew's Journey from Heroes to Villains to Redemption
    • By: Emilio Corsetti III
    • Narrated by: Fred Filbrich
    • Length: 11 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 29

    On April 4, 1979, a Boeing 727 with 82 passengers and a crew of seven rolled over and plummeted from an altitude of 39,000 feet to within seconds of crashing, were it not for the crew's actions to save the plane. The cause of the unexplained dive was the subject of one of the longest NTSB investigations at that time. While the crew's efforts to save TWA 841 were initially hailed as heroic, that all changed when safety inspectors found 21 minutes of the 30-minute cockpit voice recorder tape blank.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • pits large faceless entitles against a small group

    • By AudioBook Reviewer on 08-15-16

    Regular price: $24.95