Alcock and Brown Race Across the Atlantic
The real story of the first nonstop transatlantic flight is one that's surprisingly few people have heard. Pilot John Alcock famously said 'Yesterday I was in America, and I am the first man in Europe to say that,' after his transatlantic flight with Arthur Brown.
ChannelOn NowUp Next
- Ch 35421st Century War MachinesAs demonstrated in World War II, the Supermarine Spitfire aircraft begged the question of how important is air combat? Since then it has become clear that dominating the skies is essential in battle, but with anti air technology well established are air-to-air combat planes wearing out their welcome?Battlezone WWII: Nazi Raiders in the AtlanticA U-Boat veteran and an Anti-Submarine officer look back at the Battle for Supremacy in the Atlantic.