Dogfights and Aerial Warfare

Season 1
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Soar high through the history of air-to-air combat, from the earliest fliers to today's cutting-edge planes.
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English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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    1h 27min
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    1h 31min
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    Flying at extreme altitudes and near supersonic speeds, the jet pilots of the Korean War gave the U.S. its edge. Meet the aces of "MiG Alley," the last of a special breed.
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    45min
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    US Air Force fighter pilots risk their lives flying sleek F-86 Sabres above "MiG Alley," the most dangerous piece of sky in the Korean War. The high-speed twists and turns pit American aces against Russian-built MiG-15 fighters.
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    Colonel Robin Olds sets an intricate trap for the North Vietnamese MiG-21s by instructing his squadron, the Wolfpack, disguise their lethal F-4 Phantoms as vulnerable bombers. The result is the most elaborate air sting of the war.
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    Two weeks after Pearl Harbor, a courageous band of American mercenaries dare to challenge the overwhelming might of the Japanese Air Force.
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    45min
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    Heroic, die-hard American pilots of the tiny Cactus Air Force match skills and instincts against top Japanese aces as they battle in the skies above Guadalcanal.
  9. 9. Hell Over Hanoi
    December 1, 2006
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    American F4 Phantom pilots Fred Olmsted and Dan Cherry take on the famed MiG-21, the most feared threat in the sky. Steve Ritchie becomes a dog-fighting legend as an Air Force Ace.
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    The small Israeli Air Force delivers a knock-out punch to the Egyptians in the 1967 Six Day War.

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