The 10 Most Horrifying Plane Crashes On American Soil

10. Delta Airlines Flight 191

Pilots know that they must always be alert while at the controls of an aircraft. This was no more prevalent than on August 5, 1985 on board a Delta Airlines L-1011 landing at Dallas-Fort Worth International. With dangerous weather conditions surrounding the field, the crew decided to fly through a severe thunderstorm to land on time. The flight was coming from Fort Lauderdale, continuing to Los Angeles. Time was of the essence.
10. Delta Airlines Flight 191