Mayday(TV show/series, 2003-)

45min per episode | Genres: Documentary, Drama

Documentation in 22 seasons with 199 episodes

MaydayRating: 4.1/5 (with 86 votes) 956
Mayday, entitled Air Crash Investigation in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, United Kingdom, India, other Asian countries, and some European countries, and Air Emergency, Air Disasters, and Mayday: Air Disaster in the United States, is a Canadian documentary television program examining air crashes, near-crashes, hijackings, bombings, and other disasters. Mayday uses re-enactments and computer-generated imagery to reconstruct the sequence of events leading up to each disaster. In addition, survivors, aviation experts, retired pilots, and crash investigators are interviewed, to explain how the emergencies came about, how they were investigated, and how they might have been prevented. Cineflix started production on 13 August 2002 (2002-08-13), with a C$2.5 million budget. In Canada itself, the program premiered on Discovery Channel Canada on 3 September 2003. Cineflix also secured deals with France 5, Discovery Channel, Canal D, TVNZ, Seven Network, Holland Media Group, and National Geographic Channel to take Mayday in 144 countries and 26 languages. The series was received well by critics and nominated for a number of awards. In 2010, Sharon Zupancic won a Gemini Award for her work on the season-seven episode, "Lockerbie Disaster", that depicts the bombing of Pan Am Flight... ()
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About Mayday

Revealing the dark truth that aviation safety improves one crash at a time, Mayday investigates legendary aviation disasters to find out what went wrong and why.Based on cockpit voice recorders, accident reports and eyewitness accounts, every episode also features interviews, state-of-the-art CGI and gripping reenactments.

Mayday Seasons and Episodes

01/10/2022Season 22 - 10 episodes
#1 | 01/10/2022Pacific Plunge (Alaska Airlines Flight 261)
When Alaska Airlines Flight 261 suddenly nosedives into the Pacific, investigators uncover a critical maintenance issue with deadly implications.
#2 | 01/17/2022Terror over Michigan (TWA Flight 841)
After a Boeing 727’s near-fatal nosedive over Michigan, investigators risk their own lives to determine why TWA Flight 841 fell out of the sky.
#3 | 01/24/2022Stealth Bomber Down - in 4d
#4 | 01/31/2022Double Trouble (Trans-Air Service Flight 671) - in 11d
#5Holding Pattern (Flydubai Flight 981)
#6Peril over Portugal (Martinair Flight 495)
#7American Airlines Flight 1572
#8Air Illinois Flight 710
#9Flagship Airlines Flight 3379
#10Loss of a Legend
04/04/2021Season 21 - 10 episodes
01/09/2020Season 20 - 10 episodes
01/02/2019Season 19 - 10 episodes
02/13/2018Season 18 - 10 episodes
02/20/2017Season 17 - 10 episodes
06/07/2016Season 16 - 10 episodes
01/02/2016Season 15 - 10 episodes
01/05/2015Season 14 - 11 episodes
12/16/2013Season 13 - 10 episodes
08/03/2012Season 12 - 13 episodes
08/12/2011Season 11 - 13 episodes
02/28/2011Season 10 - 6 episodes
09/08/2010Season 9 - 8 episodes
06/10/2009Season 8 - 2 episodes
11/04/2009Season 7 - 8 episodes
12/16/2007Season 6 - 3 episodes
04/09/2008Season 5 - 10 episodes
04/15/2007Season 4 - 10 episodes
09/14/2005Season 3 - 13 episodes
01/23/2005Season 2 - 6 episodes
09/03/2003Season 1 - 6 episodes
06/26/2004Specials - 43 episodes

Additional Information

Official websites:
Production country: Canada
Shot in: Toronto
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 23 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Returning series
First episode released on: 09/03/2003
Latest episode released on: 01/10/2022
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Air Crash Investigation"
"Crash Scene Investigation"
"Danger dans les airs"
"Mayday : Air Disaster"
"Vyšetřování leteckých neštěstí"
"Vyšetřování míst neštěstí"
"Flugzeug-Katastrophen: Die Unfall-Ermittler"
"Catástrofes aéreas"
"Mayday Catástrofes Aéreas"
"Mayday: Catástrofes aéreas"
"Air Crash"
"Dangers dans le ciel"
"Mayday : Alerte maximum"
"Mayday : Dangers dans le ciel"
"Air Crash Investigation"
"Mayday (Air Crash Investigation)"
"Katastrofa w przestworzach"
"التحليق إلى المجهول"
"Air Disasters"
"Air Emergency"
"Mayday : Air Disaster"

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:1819, Added: 05/11/2018, Last updated: 01/17/2022