This is your first-class ticket to board the world's most magnificent flying machines. This series explores amazing aircraft and the men and women around the world who build, maintain, shepherd, and fly them. From the aerobatic artistry of the Blue Angels to the bravery of NOAA's hurricane hunters, and from Trump's flying luxury suite to the military's gas station in the sky, each episode is its own engrossing drama about people and Mighty Planes, coming together to tackle momentous missions.
Mighty Planes: Skibirds
The Hercules Skibird is the go-to aircraft for tough jobs in frozen places. It's on its way to Greenland, the country that holds the record for the worst flying conditions on the planet.