Air Crash Investigation

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Thursday 23 May

Deadly Mission

Season 14 Episode 5 of 10

The programme focuses on the tragic events of September 1961, when a Douglas DC-6 operated by Transair Sweden, carrying Dag Hammarskjöld, the second Secretary-General of the United Nations, crashed en route to cease-fire negotiations in Northern Rhodesia during the Congo Crisis. All 16 passengers and crew members were killed.

Air Crash Investigation airs on National Geographic Channel at 9:00 AM, Thursday 23 May. (Subtitles.)
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