Over 8 hours of amazing air combat footage from the WW II archives and firsthand accounts of the greatest air battles the world has ever known. Each program features air combat footage shot at the height of raging dog fights. The surviving Fighter Aces from all sides of the conflict Japan, Germany, Britain, Russia, Canada, Australia and the United States provide vivid and graphic firsthand accounts of what it was like to be a fighter pilot in some of the most daring, life-threatening air battles of WW II.
Disc 1: Knights in the Sky: Aerial combat and what it takes to be an ace no fear of dying and eyes in the back of your head.Defending the Realm: The Luftwaffe crushes Poland, France, Denmark and Norway, but British Aces save Britain. Red Star Rising The Soviet Air Force is wiped out by the Luftwaffe but recoversto hold German pilots to a standstill.
Disc 2: Tigers over China: The Flying Tigers,volunteer Americans terrorize Japanese pilots over Chinese skies. Hell in the Paci