Black Box Down

Stalling at the Speed of Sound

Sept. 3, 2020

A Boeing 727 approaches the speed of sound as it climbs to cruising altitude. Northwest Airlines Flight 6231 is on its way to pick up the Baltimore Colts. The indicated airspeed continues to rise as the plane climb, but eventually stalls anyway. Find out what happened to this plane on this episode of Black Box Down. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @BlackBoxDownPod. and Sponsored by Dollar Shave Club. Go to to try the Ultimate Shave Started Set today for just $5 plus free shipping Also sponsored by The Jordan Harbinger Show. Go to to check out the Jordan Harbinger Show today! neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.