Fighter jets in formation

"Flight" (12-13-2011)   Visit the Website

Full Show: How do planes stay up in the air? People have to overcome four physical forces to fly, and so do birds and bugs and anything else that wants to soar. Joan Cartan-Hansen and her guests, Frank Lester, education coordinator for the aeronautics division of the Idaho Transportation Department, and pilot Lori MacNichol, explain the mechanics of flight for both creatures and machines.

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Other: How does an airplane fly? Learn more about the development of the science of flight and watch William learn how to fly a plane.

Hi-bandwidth (Play here)    Hi-bandwidth (Download) Windows Media
Lo-bandwidth (Play here)    Lo-bandwidth (Download) Windows Media
Ultra Hi-bandwidth Windows Media (Click to play; right-click to download)
Audio-only MP3 MP3 icon (Click to play; right-click to download)

Web Extra: Guest pilots and educators Frank Lester and Lori MacNichol stay after to answer more questions about flight.

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Lo-bandwidth (Play here)    Lo-bandwidth (Download) Windows Media
Ultra Hi-bandwidth Windows Media (Click to play; right-click to download)
Audio-only MP3 MP3 icon (Click to play; right-click to download)

 

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