Seconds From Disaster
Seconds From Disaster

Seconds From Disaster

  • Series
  • Documentary & Factual

Synopsis

At 10:39am on August 7, 1998, al-Qaeda terrorists detonate a truck bomb at the rear of the US embassy in Nairobi, Kenya, killing 213 people and injuring 4000 more.

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  • US Embassy Bombings

    US Embassy Bombings

    Aired Tue 27 Jun 2006
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  • Pentagon 9/11

    Pentagon 9/11

    Aired Tue 26 Oct 2004
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  • Mumbai Massacre

    Mumbai Massacre

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    Mountain Tsunami

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    Nagasaki: The Forgotten Bomb

    Aired Mon 17 Dec 2012
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    The Deepwater Horizon

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    Crash of the Concorde

    Aired Tue 06 Jul 2004
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    Terrified Over Tokyo

    Aired Mon 03 Dec 2012
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    Aired Tue 12 Oct 2004
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    Aired Mon 10 Dec 2012
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  • Fire on the Star

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    Aired Tue 27 Jul 2004
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  • The Bomb in Oklahoma City

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    Aired Tue 20 Jul 2004
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  • Wreck of the Sunset Limited

    Wreck of the Sunset Limited

    Aired Tue 10 Aug 2004
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    Alpine Tsunami

    Aired Tue 05 Jul 2005
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  • The Hindenburg

    The Hindenburg

    Aired Tue 15 Nov 2005
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    Aired Tue 12 Jul 2005
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    Aired Mon 05 Nov 2012
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  • Meltdown in Chernobyl

    Meltdown in Chernobyl

    Aired Tue 17 Aug 2004
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  • Into the Death Zone

    Into the Death Zone

    Aired Sun 25 Nov 2012
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  • Fire on the Ski Slope

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    Aired Tue 31 Aug 2004
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    Aired Tue 18 Oct 2005
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    Derailment at Eschede

    Aired Tue 03 Aug 2004
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  • Norway Massacre: I Was There

    Norway Massacre: I Was There

    Aired Sun 22 Jul 2012
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  • Inferno at Guadalajara

    Inferno at Guadalajara

    Aired Tue 24 Aug 2004
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  • Capsized in the North Sea

    Capsized in the North Sea

    Aired Tue 16 Aug 2005
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  • Chinook

    Chinook

    Aired Mon 31 Dec 2012
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  • Explosion in the North Sea

    Explosion in the North Sea

    Aired Tue 05 Oct 2004
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  • Crash Landing at Sioux City

    Crash Landing at Sioux City

    Aired Tue 13 Sep 2005
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    Hotel Collapse

    Aired Tue 27 Sep 2005
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  • Oil Fire in Texas

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    Aired Wed 06 Dec 2006
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