Chasing the Sun

  • 2001
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

A four-part history of aviation profiling `the men, women and machines that conquered the sky.' Readings, clips, commentary and artful re-creations chronicle the development of commercial flight, from the Wright brothers to supersonic jets. Based on the book `Turbulent Skies: The History of Commercial Aviation,' by T.A. Heppenheimer.