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High Flyers: How Britain Took to the Air

Documentary which tells the story of the golden age of British aviation and of how the original 'jet set' shaped air travel for generations to come. In Britain in the 1920s and '30s a revolution took place that would change forever our perspective on the world. While the country was in the grip of recession, dashing pilots and daring socialites took to the air, pushed back boundaries and forged new links across the globe. The era of commercial air travel was born.

Release date:

1 hour

Last on

Thu 19 Nov 2015 00:00


Role Contributor
DirectorBrian Henry Martin
ProducerLeona Coulter