July 19, 1989
Sioux City, Iowa
United Air Lines, Flight 232
McDonnell Douglas DC-10-10
N1819U

The crew tried to land the DC-10 using only engine thrust for control after an engine explosion disabled all three hydraulic systems on the plane. The crew's heroic efforts saved 187 out of 298 people's lives

CAPT = Captain
F/O = First Officer
CAPT 2: = Deadheading Captain
 

F/O: Close 'em off
CAPT: Left turn. Close 'em off.
F/O: Pull 'em off.
CAPT 2: Nah, I can't pull 'em off or we'll lose it, that's what's turning ya.
CAPT: Okay!
CAPT 2: Back Al!
CAPT: Left, throttle!
CAPT: Left, Left, Left, Left, Left, Left, Left, Left, Left, Left!
  [Whoop whoop pull up]
  [Whoop whoop pull up]
  [Whoop whoop pull up]
CAPT: Everybody stay in brace!
  [Whoop whoop pull up]
CAPT: God!
  [Sound of impact]


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