National Press Club

The Mystery of Flight 427

November 14, 2002

About This Video

Run time: 50 minutes

Mr. Adair talked about his book The Mystery of Flight 427: Inside an Investigation, published by Smithsonian Institution Press. In his book, Mr. Adair tracks the five-year NTSB investigation after a USAir Boeing 737 nose-dived into a Pennsylvania hillside in 1994. He examines the behind-the-scenes story of the work that shapes airline safety policy.