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Britain emerged from the Second World War in financial crisis, but one technological innovation provided hope for the future - a world-leading jet aviation industry. During the Cold War, the jet engine became a lucrative export and a powerful piece of military hardware, but selling to the wrong buyer could alter the balance of power.

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Credits

Presenter
James Holland
Producer
Simon Winchcombe
Director
Simon Winchcombe
Series Producer
Jeremy Hall
Executive Producer
Eamon Hardy

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The Cold War Season

The Cold War Season

Exploring the cultural and political impact of a conflict that divided the world.

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