The Aeronauts (1967): S01E01


The Aeronauts was a French children’s TV series about two fighter jet pilots in French Air Force, Michel Tanguy (Jacques Santi) and Ernest Laverdure (Christian Marin) and their adventures.

It was based on a comic book series by Jean-Michel Charlier and Albert Uderzo titled Tanguy et Laverdure.


Michel Tanguy and Ernest Laverdue are sent to the Dijon airbase. When they arrive they end up half naked in front of the commanding officer. They also attract the attention of a mysterious Mr X who makes Tanguy a proposal.

The Aeronauts Series

You can find a full index and overview of The Aeronauts here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Release Date: 16 September 1967.
  • Running Time: 25 minutes.
  • Rating: Unknown.
  • Country: France.
  • Language: French and English (Dubbed).

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