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  • Flying Cars Are NOT The Future Of Flight! This is...

    Since the dawn of flight we've been enthralled by the idea of flying cars, but it doesn't look like that will be the future of human flight.

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  • Why These Planes Changed Aviation Forever

    The 20th century saw the birth of manned flight and while there a number of planes developed during this time, these pushed the envelope.

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  • How Do We Keep Track Of All The Airplanes In Flight?

    There are roughly 87,000 planes flying every day in the United States alone. How do air traffic controllers work to keep track of them all?

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  • Did Someone Fly Before The Wright Brothers?

    On December 17th, 1903, the Wright brothers flew their Wright Flyer for the first time marking man's first journey through the skies, right?

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  • How Exactly Do Airplanes Fly?

    Human's ability to fly comes down to 4 main forces: lift, gravity, thrust and drag. But how do these work together to make flight possible?

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  • Epilogue

    50 years after reaching the moon, preparations are underway for the next frontier in space travel: Mars.

    The Age of Aerospace

  • To the Moon

    With the world watching, Apollo 8 sets off on its mission to orbit the moon.

    The Age of Aerospace

  • The Astronauts

    Three Apollo astronauts prepare to travel farther from Earth than anyone before. Their sights are set on the moon.

    The Age of Aerospace

  • Investigation

    The space program rallies to fix the lapses that led to the Apollo 1 Fire and get back on track.

    The Age of Aerospace

  • Apollo 1 Fire

    A tragic accident during testing throws the future of the Apollo program into question.

    The Age of Aerospace