Modern Marvels

Season 9 Episode 4

Private Jets Part 2

Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM Jan 28, 2002 on The History Channel



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Narrator: Business jets that travel 5 times the speed of sound and an at home jet hanger next to your garage. Plush, airborne office suites and cabin walls lined with imported silk. Homemade jets for under a million dollars and some advice for buying previously owned jets from a Klingon. Now: Private Jets, on Modern Marvels.

  • Notes

    • Commentators:

      Michael Dorn
      Actor/Jet Pilot

      Patrick Altuna
      Executive VP, Associated Air Center

      Dan Carruthers
      Senior Pilot, Tutor-Saliba BBJ

      Michael Graff
      President, Bombardier Aerospace

      Jeffrey Rodengen
      Author, The Legend of Gulfstream

      Ed Hazelwood
      Writer, Aviation Week

      Clay Lacy
      Pilot/President, Clay Lacy Aviation

      Warren Buffett
      Chairman, Berkshire Hathaway Inc

      Kevin Russell
      Senior VP, Executive Jets

      Jamie Castle
      Chief Meteorologist, NetJets

      Trevor Cornwell
      CEO, Skyjet

      Burt Rutan
      Aircraft Developer, Scaled Composites

      Dr. Bruce Holmes
      Director, NASA General Aviation Program Office

      Jim Rice
      Chairman/CEO, VisionAire Corp

  • Allusions