In this new and comprehensive 10 part series, we tell the quintessential story of the role planes and their pilots have played in military history. From the engineering marvels and military context through to the remarkable human accounts and characters, each episode will be thematic. Wings of War shows the role they have played in military aviation history and how technology allowed aerial combat to advance beyond the realms of possibility. We also tell the stories of the pilots who flew these legendary aircraft - stories filled with excitement, emotion, historical detail and engineering prowess. All of which is brought to life through a combination of expert interviews, authentic recreation, engineering graphics and archive with purpose to unravel and illustrate each piece of aviation history in all its detail and glory.
Series 1: 10x60 | HD | 2017