Gaining Altitude: The Mosquito Reborn
Watch July 24, 6:00pm
Duration: 58min
The fast and maneuverable de Havilland Mosquito was a crucial element in the victory of the Allied Forces in World War II. But because of its wooden construction nearly all of them have decayed. This documentary follows the painstaking five-year restoration of an original Mosquito and its triumphant return to the skies.
Additional Broadcast Dates
Mon, Jul 24 at 10:00pm
Fri, Jul 28 at 11:00pm
Sat, Jul 29 at 2:00pm
Sun, Jul 30 at 6:00pm
Extras

Resurrecting a Legend: How the Mosquito Was Brought Back to Life

Go behind-the-scenes on one of the rarest aircraft restorations ever as we speak with Victoria Air Maintenance's Mike Ingram about bringing a legendary warbird back to life.

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