Air Crash Investigation

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Wednesday 10 July

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 HD at 2:00 PM, Wednesday 10 July. (Subtitles.)
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