Cecilia Cichan will be featured in 'Sole Survivor.' (CNN)
In the history of commercial aviation, there have been 14 plane crashes in which only one person survived. On Thursday, CNN will show “Sole Survivor,” a dramatic film about the complex emotional aftermath of being the only one to live after this type of tragedy.
The film includes interviews with Cecelia Cichan, who was 4 years old when she was the only survivor after Northwest Airlines Flight 255 crashed after takeoff from Detroit Metro Airport in Aug. 1987.
“Sole Survivor” will air at 9 and 11 p.m. Thursday and 2 a.m. Friday. It will air again 9 and 11 p.m. Friday and 2 a.m. Saturday.