The Age of Aerospace

The Age of Aerospace explores the last 100 years of aviation history in unprecedented detail. From the Wright brothers first flight to the Apollo moon landings and beyond, the series highlights milestones in an industry defined by innovation. Woven into this history is the story of The Boeing Company. Today it stands as the largest aerospace company in the world, but over much of the last century it navigated an uncertain future through war and peace, booms and busts. The Age of Aerospace recounts the fate of a company, a country, and its people, and the countless contributions to technology, culture, and history they have made.

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Going Vertical: Piasecki's Machine

Episode 2x03; Sep 22, 2017

Frank Piasecki was a pioneer of rotorcraft and his groundbreaking tandem rotor design brought the helicopter into the modern age; the iconic Chinook helicopter and it's many uses from combat to humanitarian aid is his legacy.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x03: Going Vertical: Piasecki's MachineSep 22, 2017
2x02: The Spirits from St. LouisSep 15, 2017
2x01: The First Space WarSep 8, 2017
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