OK, it’s not general aviation, but have you ever wondered what would happen if the airliner you were flying on crashed? Does bracing really help or is it a myth? Where is the best place to sit? And are planes designed so that you could survive?
In the premiere episode of Curiousity, airing Sunday, Oct. 7 on Discovery Channel, an international team explore these questions by deliberately crashing a full-size passenger airplane into the remote desert along the U.S.-Mexico border.