Killer Attitude is the first episode of the seventeenth season. The episode aired on 20 February 2017, and covers the Northwest Airlink 5719 accident.
On 1 December 1993, Northwest Airlink flight 5719 is on approach to Minneapolis to Hibbing, when it without warning crashes into the top of some trees before landing on it's roof before going up in flames. NTSB investigators go on the case, and figure out both factors from the first officer and the captain, the tributed to the crash. They figure that the captain didn't take a liking to the airline for changing a policy, and the captain being angry tempered with an airline employee and then his first officer during a briefing on the plane.
- The actor that played Captain Falitz; Jesse Bond, previously portrayed the first officer in the fifth season episode Dead Weight. Ironically, in this episode, he portrays the captain as an exception.
- This episode marks John DeLisi's first main role, tho he was only mentioned in the sixteenth season.
- So far, this is the only air accident that has been coverd, that happend in 1993.