Survival In the Skies


Duration

4x60


Year of Production

2015


Production Company

Arrow Media


Broadcaster

Smithsonian


Definition

HD

The inside story of four crucial inventions that have paved the way for human exploration over the last century: The space suit, ejector seat, parachute and jet engine have protected and saved thousands of people from certain death. But their evolution has been a turbulent journey..

In each episode we feature the incredible breakthroughs, turning points, triumphs and disasters; and the people involved – pioneers, engineers, designers and those who owe their lives to them.

Series 1: 4x60 | HD | 2015

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