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Aviators

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Ch. Title Description # Day Date Time Length RPT CC DVS AD MD
10.1 Basler Dc-3 Conversions/Aviation Career Choices Just when you think a classic old airliner like Basler DC-3 might be ready for retirement; it's converted into a modern marvel. Anthony visits the University of North Dakota to learn about other ways to make a living in the world of aviation besides being an airline pilot. (8 of 13)
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308 TH 07/17/14 10:00pm 00:26:42 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.1 Start Up and Run Up/Weather Makers/Aerostars Sara and Anthony run the checklists as they look at all the steps pilots take on the ground to make sure things go as planned in the air. Anyone can predict the weather, but a team of rugged North Dakota cowboys actually tames Mother Nature and makes it! A precision aerobatic team that flies Yak 52s performs a captivating aerial show in tight formation at an air show. (9 of 13)
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309 TH 07/24/14 10:00pm 00:26:42 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.1 John Mohr, Barnstormer/T-45 Goshawk/Balloons The team gets to know the man who flies a stock 1947 Stearman like no one else on the planet, John Mohr. They explore the aircraft that introduces fighter pilots to carrier landings, the T-45 Goshawk; and, the team learns about the unique skills required to fly hot air balloons. (10 of 13)
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310 TH 07/31/14 10:00pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.1 Th-57 Ranger/Mu-2/Road America Fly Over The team explores the TH-57 Ranger helicopter; Sara flies the Mitsubishi MU-2 and learns why it has such a loyal following of pilots; and, the Wisconsin Air National Guard adds a jet-powered punch to the end of the national anthem at a Nascar race at Road America. (11 of 13)
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311 TH 08/07/14 10:00pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.1 F-22/Light Sport Aircraft/Rock Star Edition, Pt. 1 The team learns about the F-22--the world's most advanced stealth jet fighter and visits its home at the Nellis Air Force Base. A look is taken at sport aviation--it's the fastest growing category of aviation and Sonex's aircraft are among the sector's most popular. Motley Crue's lead singer Vince Neil is followed, as he starts taking flight lessons! (12 of 13)
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312 TH 08/14/14 10:00pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.1 Aviators The crew takes to the skies with former fighter pilots to dogfight other aircraft in air combat. Vince Neil of Motley Crue continues his training as his instructor surprises him by unexpectedly calling for his first landing. A look is taken at skytypers, a formation team that besides performing with military precision actually types long-lasting messages in the sky. (13 of 13)
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313 TH 08/21/14 10:00pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.2 Basler Dc-3 Conversions/Aviation Career Choices 308 TH 07/17/14 10:00pm 00:26:42 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.2 Start Up and Run Up/Weather Makers/Aerostars 309 TH 07/24/14 10:00pm 00:26:42 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.2 John Mohr, Barnstormer/T-45 Goshawk/Balloons 310 TH 07/31/14 10:00pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.2 Th-57 Ranger/Mu-2/Road America Fly Over 311 TH 08/07/14 10:00pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.2 F-22/Light Sport Aircraft/Rock Star Edition, Pt. 1 312 TH 08/14/14 10:00pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.2 Aviators 313 TH 08/21/14 10:00pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST