A Complete History
For ages, mankind has looked to the skies, and now we know why! Filled with over 28 hours of footage pulled from the U.S. National Archives, this 24-DVD set chronicles the exciting history of the aviation industry and our desire to leave the ground, from the Wright brothers' monumental flights in 1903 to the classic fighters of World War II; the early days of space exploration; and the deadly, jet-powered machines used by militaries today. You'll meet aviation pioneers, innovators, and enthusiasts, and tour more than a century of commercial and military aircraft. B&W and color, 28 hrs. 20 min.