Behind The Wings

The Century Series Fighters

Season 3 Episode 3 | 26m 40s | Video has closed captioning.

In the 1950s, The Century Series defined an era of aviation during the Cold War, charting a metamorphosis from one era to another. Starting with the F-100, the first production airplane to break the sound barrier in level flight, we explore how the Century Series pioneered new airplane designs. As a series, their legacy is evident in modern fighter jets.

Aired: 10/07/21

Expires: 10/08/24

Rating: NR

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Behind The Wings is a local public television program presented by RMPBS.