Watch Discovery & Boeing’s ‘The Age of Aerospace’ Documentary Online for Free | #aerospace
From the Spirit of St. Louis to Piasecki’s Machine to the ISS and more, the Age of Aerospace’s episodes #1-8 can be watched for free online here: https://theageofaerospace.com/discovery/menu – these are fun enough just to listen to, but if you can you’ll want to watch them, as each episode is filled with really spectacular historic footage and photos. Each episode spans around 40+ minutes so give yourself some time to watch them all!
The Age of Aerospace explores the last 100 years of aviation history in unprecedented detail. From the Wright brothers first flight to the Apollo moon landings and beyond, the series highlights milestones in an industry defined by innovation. Woven into this history is the story of The Boeing Company. Today it stands as the largest aerospace company in the world, but over much of the last century it navigated an uncertain future through war and peace, booms and busts. The Age of Aerospace recounts the fate of a company, a country, and its people, and the countless contributions to technology, culture, and history they have made.
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