The untold story of how aerospace was central to the growth of California and its emergence as an economic power. The documentary focuses on the people behind the aerospace movement and features many of the current major players in the aerospace industry in California, which is the hub of modern day aerospace engineering.
Los Angeles becomes America's "arsenal for democracy" during World War II while critics see an unhealthy alliance develop between the federal government and aircraft manufacturers.
1/4 • 2020 • Technology
Explores how the Cold War and Pentagon dollars fund the explosive growth of modern Los Angeles, creating the gargantuan "military-industrial-complex".
2/4 • 2020 • Technology
First-hand accounts of those who made possible mankind's greatest achievement.
3/4 • 2020 • Technology
Tech billionaires launch a new generation of aerospace companies, setting their sights on colonizing Mars and exploring the universe.
4/4 • 2020 • Technology