Aerial America: EPISODE 49

Illinois

It's given us American icons as notorious as Al Capone and as heroic as Abraham Lincoln. It's where endless rows of corn blanket the fields and towering buildings touch the sky. The state of Illinois is full of awe-inspiring sights and captivating drama, and this aerial excursion explores it all. From the Great Fire of Chicago to the Great Migration that brought Muddy Waters and the blues up north, we visit the places and people that tell Illinois' powerful story.

On TV

    • Tuesday
    • 12:00pm
    Aug 28
    • Friday
    • 2:00am
    Aug 31
    • Saturday
    • 12:00pm
    Sep 29

What's Great in Your State?

Native to Illinois? Tell us where to fly and film.