From the earliest sketches of flying machines imagined by Da Vinci and Franklin to the pioneering work of the Wrights at Kitty Hawk and the astounding performance of the Concorde, this eight-part series revisits the colorful history of civil aviation. Buckle up as each episode soars through years of innovation, profiling the contributions aviators and entrepreneurs such as Henri Fabre, Frank White, William E. Boeing, and others made to the evolution of the airplane. 6 3/4 hrs. total on three discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.