How the Cold War pushed technological innovations in aircraft design to unimagined heights.
The contest during the Cold War to construct bombers capable of delivering their cargo anywhere in the world. The race was won by the Soviet military with their M-4 `Bison’ – an aircraft that soon had the US Air Force desperately rushing to catch up.
Secret Superpower Aircraft Series
- Episode 01: The Quest for Vertical Takeoff.
- Episode 02: Fighters.
- Episode 03: Bombers.
- Episode 04: Spy Planes.
Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 2005.
- Running Time: 45 minutes.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.