Flying Across Britain with Arthur WiIlliams

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  • 2018
  • 1 Season

Arthur Williams, a former Royal Marine turned pilot, explores the network of British airfields etched into the British landscape from a unique aerial perspective. Arthur uncovers a variety of stories, highlighting Britain's historical military might: he flies in WWII's most famous plane, the Spitfire, lands on water in a seaplane, and goes behind the scenes of a US Air Force base in Britain.

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East Coast England
4. East Coast England
August 26, 2018
Nowhere was the aerial firepower of World War II more concentrated than along the east coast of England. Explore an immense aviation story, and four wartime airfields that now feel very different indeed. Deep in Lincolnshire, East Kirkby still celebrates the heroes of the 1940s, whereas Lakenheath thunders with the noise of F-15 fighters, and the unmistakeable presence of thousands of Americans.
East Coast England
4. East Coast England
August 26, 2018
Nowhere was the aerial firepower of World War II more concentrated than along the east coast of England. Explore an immense aviation story, and four wartime airfields that now feel very different indeed. Deep in Lincolnshire, East Kirkby still celebrates the heroes of the 1940s, whereas Lakenheath thunders with the noise of F-15 fighters, and the unmistakeable presence of thousands of Americans.
East Coast England
4. East Coast England
August 26, 2018
Nowhere was the aerial firepower of World War II more concentrated than along the east coast of England. Explore an immense aviation story, and four wartime airfields that now feel very different indeed. Deep in Lincolnshire, East Kirkby still celebrates the heroes of the 1940s, whereas Lakenheath thunders with the noise of F-15 fighters, and the unmistakeable presence of thousands of Americans.
East Coast England
4. East Coast England
August 26, 2018
Nowhere was the aerial firepower of World War II more concentrated than along the east coast of England. Explore an immense aviation story, and four wartime airfields that now feel very different indeed. Deep in Lincolnshire, East Kirkby still celebrates the heroes of the 1940s, whereas Lakenheath thunders with the noise of F-15 fighters, and the unmistakeable presence of thousands of Americans.
Scotland
3. Scotland
August 19, 2018
Six hours and three refuelling stops later, Arthur makes it north of the border for his greatest flying challenge: the mountains, lochs and sea of West Scotland. From landing a sea plane on Britain's largest lake, to finding a plane wreck off the coast of Oban, this is a dramatic journey that takes Arthur all the way to the only landing spot on the Isle of Mull.
Scotland
3. Scotland
August 19, 2018
Six hours and three refuelling stops later, Arthur makes it north of the border for his greatest flying challenge: the mountains, lochs and sea of West Scotland. From landing a sea plane on Britain's largest lake, to finding a plane wreck off the coast of Oban, this is a dramatic journey that takes Arthur all the way to the only landing spot on the Isle of Mull.
Scotland
3. Scotland
August 19, 2018
Six hours and three refuelling stops later, Arthur makes it north of the border for his greatest flying challenge: the mountains, lochs and sea of West Scotland. From landing a sea plane on Britain's largest lake, to finding a plane wreck off the coast of Oban, this is a dramatic journey that takes Arthur all the way to the only landing spot on the Isle of Mull.
Scotland
3. Scotland
August 19, 2018
Six hours and three refuelling stops later, Arthur makes it north of the border for his greatest flying challenge: the mountains, lochs and sea of West Scotland. From landing a sea plane on Britain's largest lake, to finding a plane wreck off the coast of Oban, this is a dramatic journey that takes Arthur all the way to the only landing spot on the Isle of Mull.
South East England
2. South East England
August 12, 2018
Arthur is in the south-east of England tackling some of the world's busiest airspace and, on the Isle of Sheppey finding the unlikely spot where British aviation first got off the ground. North of London, there's the home of airships - ancient and modern - and, in the region that led the fight in the Battle of Britain, one massive tick for Arthur's bucket list... a flight in a Spitfire.
South East England
2. South East England
August 12, 2018
Arthur is in the south-east of England tackling some of the world's busiest airspace and, on the Isle of Sheppey finding the unlikely spot where British aviation first got off the ground. North of London, there's the home of airships - ancient and modern - and, in the region that led the fight in the Battle of Britain, one massive tick for Arthur's bucket list... a flight in a Spitfire.
South East England
2. South East England
August 12, 2018
Arthur is in the south-east of England tackling some of the world's busiest airspace and, on the Isle of Sheppey finding the unlikely spot where British aviation first got off the ground. North of London, there's the home of airships - ancient and modern - and, in the region that led the fight in the Battle of Britain, one massive tick for Arthur's bucket list... a flight in a Spitfire.
South East England
2. South East England
August 12, 2018
Arthur is in the south-east of England tackling some of the world's busiest airspace and, on the Isle of Sheppey finding the unlikely spot where British aviation first got off the ground. North of London, there's the home of airships - ancient and modern - and, in the region that led the fight in the Battle of Britain, one massive tick for Arthur's bucket list... a flight in a Spitfire.
Cotswolds and The West Country
1. Cotswolds and The West Country
August 5, 2018
In his beloved, and very yellow, 1943 Piper J3 Cub, Arthur Williams kicks off his aerial adventure in the part of the UK he knows and loves the best. From the beautiful hilltop airfield of Compton Abbas, to the 'party Jumbo' of Cotswold Airport, this is a journey full of enthusiasts and fanatics. Think aviation is all about concrete runways and check-in queues? Think again.
Cotswolds and The West Country
1. Cotswolds and The West Country
August 5, 2018
In his beloved, and very yellow, 1943 Piper J3 Cub, Arthur Williams kicks off his aerial adventure in the part of the UK he knows and loves the best. From the beautiful hilltop airfield of Compton Abbas, to the 'party Jumbo' of Cotswold Airport, this is a journey full of enthusiasts and fanatics. Think aviation is all about concrete runways and check-in queues? Think again.
Cotswolds and The West Country
1. Cotswolds and The West Country
August 5, 2018
In his beloved, and very yellow, 1943 Piper J3 Cub, Arthur Williams kicks off his aerial adventure in the part of the UK he knows and loves the best. From the beautiful hilltop airfield of Compton Abbas, to the 'party Jumbo' of Cotswold Airport, this is a journey full of enthusiasts and fanatics. Think aviation is all about concrete runways and check-in queues? Think again.
Cotswolds and The West Country
1. Cotswolds and The West Country
August 5, 2018
In his beloved, and very yellow, 1943 Piper J3 Cub, Arthur Williams kicks off his aerial adventure in the part of the UK he knows and loves the best. From the beautiful hilltop airfield of Compton Abbas, to the 'party Jumbo' of Cotswold Airport, this is a journey full of enthusiasts and fanatics. Think aviation is all about concrete runways and check-in queues? Think again.
Description

Arthur Williams, a former Royal Marine turned pilot, explores the network of British airfields etched into the British landscape from a unique aerial perspective. Arthur uncovers a variety of stories, highlighting Britain's historical military might: he flies in WWII's most famous plane, the Spitfire, lands on water in a seaplane, and goes behind the scenes of a US Air Force base in Britain.

Flying Across Britain with Arthur WiIlliams is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (16 episodes). The series first aired on August 5, 2018.

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Flying Across Britain with Arthur WiIlliams is available for streaming on the Total Content Digital website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Flying Across Britain with Arthur WiIlliams on demand at Amazon Prime and Tubi TV.

  • Premiere Date
    August 5, 2018