The Century of Warfare

Season 1 Episode 6

Aces High - Air Warfare 1914 - 1918

Aired Unknown Jan 01, 1994 on A&E
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Aces High - Air Warfare 1914 - 1918
When Europe went to war in 1914 the heavier-than-air flying machine had been invented for little more than a decade. Within four years agile fighters were dogfighting for supremacy over the frontlines, ground attack aircraft were supporting every offensive, and long-range bombers were attacking enemy cities.This programme looks at the types of aircraft which brought about this revolution, the men who flew them, and the tactics they used.* Zeppelins over London * Von Richthofen and his Flying Circus* Long-Range Bombers* The Development of the Aircraft Carriermoreless

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