Early attempts to introduce a way of keeping pilots safe were often as dangerous as the methods involved. We examine the history of the ejector seat and meet a man who has been saved more than once by these incredibly high tech safety seats and watch the process through every stage.
Available since: Thu 2 Dec 2010
- Ashley Jensen
- Peter Sallis
- Jem Stansfield
This clip is from
5/6 Wallace and Gromit consider inventors who take their safety into their own hands.
First broadcast: 01 Dec 2010