The Plane That Fell From The Sky (Documentary VIDEO)

The Plane That Fell From The Sky (CBS Classic Documentary VIDEO)

On April 4, 1979, a TWA Boeing 727-31 (727-100) fell 33,000 ft in 44 seconds…
Flight 841 was TWA registered N840TW flight on from New York JFK to Minneapolis-Saint Paul that nearly crashed!! View this full length CBS Classic video from the 1980s. Unlike most documentary reenactments, this one included the actual pilots and most of the passengers that endured the ordeal.


Aircraft type Boeing 727-31
Operator Trans World Airlines
Registration N840TW
Passengers 82
Crew 7
Fatalities 0
Injuries 8
Survivors 89 (all)