Black Wings

  • 2012
  • TV Show
  • None

The challenges faced by black aviators during the 20th century are recalled.

This Pilot Teaches Children How to Fly
02:50 — Pilot Robin Petgrave teaches children to fly at a young age, because he believes that kids who can handle planes and helicopters will be better equipp (more…)
Up-Close Look at WWII Aircraft Flown by Tuskegee Airmen
01:39 — ow flown only by nostalgic young pilots, one of the old-fashioned, low-tech WWII planes used by the first Tuskegee Airmen has been fully restored and (more…)
The First Female African American Pilot
03:07 — Bessie Coleman wanted to fly, and she wouldn't take no for an answer. As the first African American woman with a pilot's license, she proved her skill (more…)
The Legacy of the Tuskegee Airmen
01:31 — The first African American pilots ever inducted into the US Army Air Corps recall how much has changed since they joined in 1942. From: BLACK WINGS h (more…)
The Tuskegee Red-Tail Angels
02:38 — When Black leaders demanded equality and World War II demanded more skilled soldiers, the Tuskegee Airmen, or "Red-Tail Angels," became the first Afri (more…)
Black Wings - The Tuskegee Red-Tail Angels
02:37 — When Black leaders demanded equality and World War II demanded more skilled soldiers, the Tuskegee Airmen, or "Red-Tail Angels," became the first Afri (more…)
Black Wings - A Vintage Tuskegee Airplane
01:37 — Now flown only by nostalgic young pilots, one of the old-fashioned, low-tech WWII planes used by the first Tuskegee Airmen has been fully restored and (more…)
Black Wings - The Legacy of the Tuskegee Airmen
01:30 — The first African American pilots ever inducted into the US Army Air Corps recall how much has changed since they joined in 1942.
Black Wings - The First Female African American Pilot
03:06 — Bessie Coleman wanted to fly, and she wouldn't take no for an answer. As the first African American woman with a pilot's license, she proved her skill (more…)

Cast & Details

  • Premiered: January 14, 2012
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: The challenges faced by black aviators during the 20th century are recalled.

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