Near Miss
First Broadcast: 1AM Sun 27 September 2009

This programme - first broadcast in 1999 - takes a look behind the scenes of air traffic control in New York, the world's busiest airspace. There has a dramatic rise in the number of near misses, but is this due to the sheer volume of traffic or to some other factors?

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    1. Air traffic controller Near Miss Sun 27 Sep 2009

      This programme - first broadcast in 1999 - takes a look behind the scenes of air traffic control in New York, the…

      • Includes images of the aftermath of plane crashes which some may find distressing

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