Without a Trace: Discovery’s MAYDAY Returns March 1 With the Aviation Mystery of Mysteries – Malaysia Flight 370

— February 9, 2015

– Popular Original Canadian series returns for Season 14 with special episode presenting riveting new analysis of the world’s most famous missing airliner –
– Subsequent MAYDAY episodes premiere Fridays at 10 ET/7 PT, beginning March 6 –

“Every accident and the resulting investigations offer invaluable lessons about air travel that help prevent similar disasters from happening again. In spite of the obvious tragedy, this ultimately helps make flying safer for us all” - Alex Bystram, Executive Producer TORONTO (February 9, 2015) – Uncovering the truth behind aviation disasters from around the world, Discovery’s original Canadian series MAYDAY returns for its 14th season, airing Fridays at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT beginning March 6. But first, on the eve of the anniversary of the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 and on the heels of the declaration that it was an accident, the program’s new season launches with a feature episode MAYDAY: MH370, airing at a special time on Sunday, March 1 at 8 p.m. ET/9 p.m. PT. The season premiere examines possible scenarios for the cause of the flight’s disappearance – one of greatest aviation mysteries in history - drawing on the expertise of leading accident investigators to reveal a chilling portrayal of the final hours of the plane that never landed. **Media Note** Photography for MAYDAY available online at BellMediaPR.ca. The one-hour MAYDAY: MH370 premiere special examines all existing data to explore the five leading theories as to what could have caused the disappearance of Flight 370. While it’s possible no one will ever know exactly what happened aboard flight MH370, MAYDAY explores how, in the end, the evidence clearly points to one logical and horrifying scenario. MAYDAY is produced by CIneflix (Mayday 14) Inc. production in association with Discovery Canada. Executive Producer is Alex Bystram. The series producer is Alix MacDonald. Bruce Glawson is Production Executive, Discovery Networks. Edwina Follows is Director of Commissioning, Discovery Networks. Ken MacDonald is Vice-President, Programming, Discovery Networks. SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS: Discovery Canada on Facebook: facebook.com/discoverycanada Discovery Canada on Twitter: twitter.com/DiscoveryCanada About Discovery: The world is just awesome! With compelling real-life programming that inspires and entertains, Discovery reveals the world in all its wonder, diversity and amazement. As Canada’s #1 entertainment specialty channel, Discovery offers a signature mix of adrenaline-charged stories, larger-than-life personalities and vivid imagery for viewers with curious minds. With the best non-fiction programming from Canada and around the world, Discovery captures the excitement of a passion for life – one lived fully and at its most extreme. With exceptional and immersive storytelling, the channel offers in-depth, behind-the-scenes glimpses at the extraordinary people and places that shape our world. Launched in Canada in 1995, Discovery is now available in more than eight million Canadian homes. Discovery is offered in standard definition (SD) and high definition (HD) simulcast – for viewers who want an even bigger and bolder experience. Discovery Canada is a joint venture between Bell Media, which is owned by BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company, and Discovery Communications Inc. Find more information and interactive online features at Discovery.ca. - DISCOVERY - For more information: Noah Zatzman, Discovery, 416.384.5903 or noah.zatzman@bellmedia.ca Renee Dupuis, Discovery, 416.384.3154 or renee.dupuis@bellmedia.ca Vanessa Marra, Cineflix, 514 278 3140 (ext. 224) or vmarra@cineflix.com


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