Battle for the Skies: History of Royal Air Force
The glorious history of the British Royal Air Force begins in 1918 during WWI and continues through present day as one of the most powerful aerial forces in the world. This visually compelling series takes you from the early days as the Air Battalion and right up to the Afghan and Iraqi wars. Segments include "Useless for the Purpose of War," "Under Distant Skies," "Fighter Command: A Vicious Sting," "Bomber Command: Strike Hard, Strike Sure," "The Sky's the Limit," "By Air, By Sea," "Supplies from the Sky" and more on 3 DVDs. 2011/color-b&w/8 hrs., 30 min/NR/fullscreen.