Description

Across the Pacific is a series about a great aviation milestone: the 1935 crossing of the Pacific Ocean by the Pan Am flying boat China Clipper. It features re-enactments, interviews, archival photographs, newsreels and feature films.

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Description

Across the Pacific is a series about a great aviation milestone: the 1935 crossing of the Pacific Ocean by the Pan Am flying boat China Clipper. It features re-enactments, interviews, archival photographs, newsreels and feature films.

    • EPISODE 1

    Airborne

    Airline executive Juan Trippe, pilot Charles Lindbergh, airplane builder Igor Sikorsky and radio engineer Hugo Leuteritz join forces to build an airline to Latin America as Pan Am takes flight.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 56 Minutes

    Airline executive Juan Trippe, pilot Charles Lindbergh, airplane builder Igor Sikorsky and radio engineer Hugo Leuteritz join forces to build an airline to Latin America as Pan Am takes flight.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 56 Minutes
    • EPISODE 2

    Latin Laboratory

    Pan Am builds larger flying boats and harnesses radio for navigation as it dominates service to Latin America. Plans to cross the Atlantic are dashed when Britain bars the planes from landing. So he sets his sights on the Pacific instead.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 56 Minutes

    Pan Am builds larger flying boats and harnesses radio for navigation as it dominates service to Latin America. Plans to cross the Atlantic are dashed when Britain bars the planes from landing. So he sets his sights on the Pacific instead.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 56 Minutes
    • EPISODE 3

    Another Ocean

    Defying the skeptics, Pan Am builds an airway to Asia, allowing the China Clipper to hopscotch across the world’s widest ocean by landing at five stepping-stone islands: Hawaii, Midway, Wake Island, Guam and the Philippines.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 56 Minutes

    Defying the skeptics, Pan Am builds an airway to Asia, allowing the China Clipper to hopscotch across the world’s widest ocean by landing at five stepping-stone islands: Hawaii, Midway, Wake Island, Guam and the Philippines.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 56 Minutes
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