AHC

Originally launched on 13 September 1999 American Heroes Channel (AHC), (formerly Military Channel and originally Discovery Wings Channel) is an American digital cable and satellite television network that is owned by Discovery Communications. The network carries programs related to the military, warfare and military history.

As of February 2015, the channel is available to approximately 59,917,000 pay television households (51.5% of households with at least one television set) in the United States.

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  • Civil War: Blood on the Battlefields

    Civil War: Blood on the Battlefields

    Civil War: Blood on the Battlefields is a 3-part documentary mini-series examining the U.S. Civil wa…

  • Evolution of Evil

    Evolution of Evil

    From the ashes of World War I, Adolf Hitler and his National Socialist party plunged the world into…

  • Legends of the West

    Legends of the West

    Inspired by AHC's top-rated original series, GUNSLINGERS, LEGENDS OF THE WEST chronicles the work of…

  • Gunslingers

    Gunslingers

    American Heroes Channel's new series "Gunslingers" reveals the infamous tales of survival and courag…

  • Manhunt: Kill or Capture

    Manhunt: Kill or Capture

    Drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, Medellin cartel leader Pablo Escobar, and queen of the Miami…

  • Ancient Assassins

    Ancient Assassins

    Ancient Assassins on AHC features elite men from a wide swath of history who were trained to perfect…

  • Myth Hunters

    Myth Hunters

    Myth Hunters reveals true stories of quests seeking legendary objects – hordes of lost Spanish gold,…

  • America: Facts vs. Fiction

    America: Facts vs. Fiction

    History as we generally know it is full of holes or half-truths, and a mother lode of juicy details…

  • Natural Born Outlaws

    Natural Born Outlaws

    John Dillinger, Bonnie and Clyde, Al Capone: these are just some of America's most notorious outlaws…

  • Babe Winkelman's Outdoor Secrets

    Babe Winkelman's Outdoor Secrets

    Known primarily for his angling exploits on Babe Winkelman's Good Fishing, the sportsman moves on to…

  • The Cowboy

    The Cowboy

    The Cowboy is a dynamic and cinematic celebration of the most beloved American icon.

  • American Lawmen

    American Lawmen

    1850-1930 was a dangerous time in America-an era during which problems were often solved with a revo…

  • Codes and Conspiracies

    Codes and Conspiracies

    Codes and Conspiracies unveils the startling truth and hidden history behind the world's most iconic…

  • Inside Special Ops

    Explores Private Military Contractors, revealing how they operate and why the government can no long…

  • Inside Secret Societies

    Inside Secret Societies

    Ever wondered about the inner workings of the mafia? What about the real story of the Man in the Iro…

  • Chasing Conspiracies

    Chasing Conspiracies

    Chasing Conspiracies explores the shadowy boundaries between fact and fiction and connecting conspir…

  • Nazi Secret Files

    Nazi Secret Files

    Adolf Hitler is one of the world's most terrifying - and most studied - historical figures. Nazi Sec…

  • Cold War Armageddon

    Cold War Armageddon

    The Cold War - an era when nuclear weapons kept the entire world on edge, as political and military…

  • Jimmy Houston Adventures

    Jimmy Houston Adventures

    Jimmy travels all over the world hunting and fishing, big game hunting, bird hunting, along with Bas…

  • Blood and Fury: America's Civil War

    Blood and Fury: America's Civil War

    It was the war that divided our nation, a brutal and savage feud that changed America forever. Pitti…

  • Egypt's Greatest Mysteries

    Egypt's Greatest Mysteries

    Focusing on the most important discoveries from the world of the ancient Egyptians, "Egypt's Greates…

  • How the World Ends

    How the World Ends

    AHC explores the most noteworthy and notorious predictions of doom, examining the most widely-held b…

  • Nazi Death Squads

    Nazi Death Squads

    Nazi mobile killing squads, the Einsatzgruppen, led by highly-educated officers and aided by local c…

  • Incredible Inventions

    Incredible Inventions

    Incredible Inventions looks at the evolution, manufacturing and everyday use of items that have some…

  • UFOs: The Lost Evidence

    UFOs: The Lost Evidence

    In UFOs: The Lost Evidence, current and former government officials, pilots and astronauts come fort…

  • American Heroes Channel Special

    American Heroes Channel Special

    On American Heroes Channel Special, stories of special interest, current events, headlines of the da…

  • Nazi Fugitives

    Nazi Fugitives

    Nazi Fugitives looks at the global pursuit of alleged war criminals from the Third Reich following W…

  • Fish Mavericks

    Fish Mavericks

    AHC presents Fish Mavericks returning for its second season. The show centers on Captain Dave Schunk…

  • Nazi Assault on Africa

    Nazi Assault on Africa

    Nazi Assault on Africa is a one-hour documentary series that explores the Nazi's North Africa campai…

  • World War II: Confidential

    World War II: Confidential

    In World War II: Confidential, the backroom dealings of Winston Churchill, Franklin D. Roosevelt and…

  • Project Nazi: The Blueprints of Evil

    Project Nazi: The Blueprints of Evil

    Project Nazi: The Blueprints of Evil delves into the construction of Nazi Germany, closely examining…

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