Essential Planes Collection

Essential Planes Collection

DVD - 2009
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"Learn the plane truth about the history of aviation in this thrilling collection of five top Discovery programs. From the earliest fixed-wing aircraft to the radical prototypes of the future, we'll soar straight to the heart of the fascinating world of flight."--Container.
Publisher: Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, c2009.
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (3 hr., 44 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


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Oct 19, 2018

This "History of Aviation" story is the sort of documentary that I think even Wilbur and Orville Wright would be pleased to view.

Presented by the Discovery Channel - "Essential Planes" is a 3.5-hour program (of 5 episodes) that takes an in-depth look at the past, present, and future of aviation from an American perspective.

Through stills, archival footage, CG imagery, and interviews - This well-researched presentation is certain to be of interest to many viewers.

Mar 28, 2013

This DVD contains five documentaries: ① The Ultimate Guide:Planes, ② Frontiers of Flight: Powered Flight, ③ Frontiers of Flight: Air Transportation For All, ④ NextWorld: Future Flight, and ⑤ Thunderbirds.
Number 4 film lets you take a sneak peek at the skies of tomorrow when you take off on shape-shifting planes, top-secret military aircraft and even jets with self-repairing wings. You come across an unbelievable jelly-fish-like aircraft. In the future, anybody will be able to fly a jet with a special "Air Highway" guiding system.
Number Five film lets you have an unimaginable experience with the elite U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds that amaze millions with their precision formation flying.
You would never get bored with the above two films.

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