Program length 28 minutes Full Length Preview 28 minutes Availability date: This powerful video shows what started out as a very ordinary flight on a United Airlines DC turn into a catastrophic situation where teamwork helped achieve a miraculous outcome. The United Airlines DC was flying en route from Denver to Chicago when it experienced engine failure in its 2 engine, leading to loss of all hydraulic power to the airplane. Using the two remaining engines as their only source of steering, Captain Al Haynes and his flight crew managed to bring the plane into a crash landing at Sioux Gateway Airport in Sioux City, Iowa.
United Airlines Flight was on a routine flight when one of its primary engines failed and the plane experienced the complete loss of hydraulic power--a situation so dire, it was doubtful anyone would survive. However, by using the two remaining engines as their only source of steering, Captain Al Haynes and his flight crew managed to bring the plane into Sioux Gateway Airport where the outcome was far better than expected.
While some passengers were lost, survived as a result of a remarkable confluence of events, including the disaster preparedness of the rescue crews on the ground, the flight crew in the air, and the air traffic controllers, who worked together to achieve results that in all respects beat the odds.
Through interviews with Captain Al Haynes, the rescue organizers and medical team leaders, along with actual footage of the incident, the program examines these important issues: Preparation - Are you ready for what you expect to happen?
Luck - Misfortune can strike at any moment. Cooperation - How would you cooperate without departmental boundaries?
Communication - How would you communicate if your goals depended on it?United Airlines Flight was a regularly scheduled United Airlines flight from Denver to Chicago, continuing to schwenkreis.com July 19, , the DC (registered as NU) serving the flight crash-landed at Sioux City, Iowa, after suffering catastrophic failure of its tail-mounted engine, which led to the loss of many flight schwenkreis.com the time, the aircraft was en route from Stapleton.
Haynes captained United Airlines Flight , which crashed at Sioux City's Sioux Gateway Airport.
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United Airlines Flight was a regularly scheduled United Airlines flight from Denver to Chicago, continuing to Philadelphia. On July 19, , the DC (registered as NU) serving the flight crash-landed at Sioux City, Iowa, after suffering catastrophic failure of its tail-mounted engine, which led to the loss of many flight controls.
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