This Plane Flew 30 Minutes, Prior to its Crash, with No Tail: Air Disasters | Smithsonian Channel

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Investigators determine that even after the tail of Japan Airlines Flight 123 had been ripped off, the pilots were able to keep the plane in the air for at least 30 terrifying minutes. Now, they need to know why the tail broke, leading to the August 12, 1985 plane crash.

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