Flight 1971: Prologue | Episode 1
“Foster Aviation had issued misleading safety bulletins related to the operational safety of its SE-10 helicopters worldwide.”
Dr. Maryam Bayat, a renowned air crash investigator, is accused of mishandling an investigation into a helicopter carrying oil rig workers that had fallen out of the sky, plunging into the North Sea, killing everyone on board.
The conspiracy begins in this prologue episode to ‘Flight 1971’ of a billion-dollar aviation corporation as it attempts to suppress knowledge of the crash by destroying the reputation of Dr. Maryam Bayat.
Dr. Maryam Bayat… Farida Abdel Aziz
Henrietta Foster… Jinny Martin
Major Coleman / Stuart Brody / Pilot / Coastguard… Jason Munn
Joanne Well… Robin Regalado
Sir Anthony Hancock / Man in the Park / Co-Pilot… Michael Bache
Music by Scott Buckley released under CC-BY 4.0.
Written, directed, and produced by Amman Abid.
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And, special thanks to Manubhai J Chauhan for his generous support.
Please note: This content contains adult language and themes. Listener discretion is advised.
Additional Sound Credits
footsteps jog flat sneaker - CC BY 3.0-NC
Book on a table – CC BY 4.0-NC
Helicopter Overhead – CC BY 4.0-NC
Switch 2 - CC BY 3.0-NC
Radio Beep - CC BY 3.0-NC
Helicopter Engine – CC BY 4.0-NC
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