Jetstream


Genre: Reality & Entertainment


Duration: 8 x 60’


Year of Production: 2008


Production Company: Paperny Entertainment


Commissioned By: Discovery Canada


Definition: HD


Jetstream chronicles the white knuckle adventures and trials of an elite group of Air Force fighter pilots, as they learn to fly one of the world’s most advanced supersonic tactical fighter jets, the $35-million F-18 Hornet. Hand-picked from thousands of high-powered candidates, these pilots are getting an opportunity to join the world’s most exclusive flight club. But who will make the cut? The series features unique and unprecedented access to the inner sanctum of the 410 Training Squadron. In each thrilling episode we follow these future warriors through every adrenaline-charged mission from ground school to graduation, while witnessing their fierce drive and relentless struggles.

Nominated (2008): Best Direction in a Documentary Series, Gemini Awards
Nominated (2008): Best Photography in a Documentary Program or Series, Gemini Awards