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A Pilot's Point of No Return

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A Pilot's Point of No Return

Short | 03:43

For ferry pilots, the point of no return is the moment when the plane's tank has just enough fuel to turn around, and going any further means there's no coming back.

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Cory Bengtzen walked away from a lucrative car dealership to embark on a risky new career path: a used airplane delivery business. So far, it's beginning to look like a crash and burn endeavor. On the company's inaugural missions, two trans-global "ferry flights" over unforgiving waters, he and his team of daring cowboy pilots encounter wild weather, dangerous airstrips, and a series of mechanical failures. Enter the cockpit and see if this new business will finally take off, or if Cory's on a disaster collision course.

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