On a fateful day in 1987, Korean Air Flight 858 was rocked by a massive explosion mid-air while en route to Seoul. All 115 passengers aboard the flight perished in a tragedy that shook the world. Initially, Pyongyang was accused of orchestrating the nefarious attack, but as the world dug deep into the incident, more questions than answers began to arise. What truly happened on that flight is a matter of grave speculation till today.
However, as they say, “In just one day, whole worlds can change,” and this riveting documentary series captures the essence of this statement. Encompassing unbelievable stories of terror, loss, hope, and redemption, “One Day That Changed Asia” brings you face to face with those singular days that will be forever etched in history. These are the stories of ordinary folks caught in the midst of some of the worst tragedies that Asia has endured, yet stories that showcase the immense power of human resilience and the determination to forge ahead even in the face of adversity.