"Crash and Yearn" is an orchestral piece on the Season 5 soundtrack. Parts play when Ajira Flight 316 lands on the Island, but most of the piece does not play in the show.

Scene description

Ajira Flight 316 experiences a flash of white light. When the light fades, the plane is headed towards a mountain. Frank Lapidus and his co-pilot take action and see a runway in the distance. The plane lands on the Island.


The piece includes a variation of the main theme. It then plays the Monster motif followed by Frank's motif. It ends on Team Widmore's Motif

Title significance

"Crash and Yearn" plays on the phrase "Crash and Burn". The plane crash lands on Hydra Island.

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