Mighty Planes

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  • TV-PG
  • 2012
  • 4 Seasons
  • 7.8  (69)

The TV show, Mighty Planes, premiered in February 2012 on The Discovery channel in this two-hour series premiere. As the mighty planes go into the air, there are endless possibility for the air craft. The show "Mighty Ships" gets up extended to the air as they have plots that are very close to each other. The biggest difference between the two are the location is ships in "Mighty Ships," and location of the TV Series is planes in "Mighty Planes." You will definitely find this TV show to be full of high-energy in this high-altitude. In the TV Show called Mighty Planes you enjoy all the drama that occurs on the ground and in a air. You will be able to be apart of the most impressive aircraft in the air as the show airs its six-episode run. When you watch the show, you will the globe's largest seaplane, the first super jumbo passenger aircraft, and the globe's first flying hospitals. These are just some of the things you will notice when you watch the show. So be prepared for the take off of the show! You know once the show takes off, you will see the plane fly to faraway places. You often do not think about the stressful careers that are in the plane industry; however, this TV show brings attention to that. You need to prepare and load as well as take off; there are many jobs that need to get done during this time. Even though their jobs are often stressful, you get to see how they live on a daily basis. There is plenty of action in the film, and you get to see it all through the TV show. One of the best parts of the show is that it uses the very smart fight technology that can assist the pilot with the fight. You will have to watch to see how it ends.

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Ilyushin 76TD-90VD
6. Ilyushin 76TD-90VD
September 23, 2018
Russia's mighty Ilyushin 76 is built military-tough to deliver heavy-duty cargo around the world, but her maiden voyage into the Arctic Circle proves to be a challenge. Follow her attempt to airlift a fleet of trucks and trailers to the Baffinland Iron Mines in a remote part of Nunavut, Canada. It's a mission no other plane can pull off, and the Arctic will throw everything it has at the Ilyushin, from blinding polar storms to icy runways.
Boeing 747-8F
5. Boeing 747-8F
September 16, 2018
Formula E auto racing is redefining motorsport, but AirBridgeCargo's 747-8F is poised to take the checkered flag. See her fly from China to Russia to England in a race against the clock to deliver a fleet of electric-powered race cars in time for the next race. Intensifying matters for the pilots and loading crew: a dangerous cargo of potentially explosive lithium-ion batteries and a typhoon threatening to hit Hong Kong before they even take off.
Stargazer L-1011
4. Stargazer L-1011
September 9, 2018
The Stargazer L-1011 is a unique kind of storm chaser, able to shoot NASA weather satellites into space from 39,000 feet in the air. See how this onetime Air Canada jetliner was converted to carry a very different kind of passenger: the Pegasus XL rocket, which launches satellites designed to detect the speed and intensity of hurricanes. Follow the Stargazer on her latest mission, one plagued by bad weather, mechanical issues, and launch delays.
Twin Otter
3. Twin Otter
September 2, 2018
Canada's northwest territories are rich in gold and diamonds, but running a mining operation in extreme Arctic conditions with very few roads can be tremendously challenging. Enter the Twin Otter, the rugged aircraft of choice in remote Canadian communities. Powered by two turboprop engines, the Twin Otter maneuvers like a bird and is capable of landing just about anywhere-on land, sea, and snow. Follow this mighty plane as she handles icy skies and frozen-lake runways on a series of critical missions.
Airbus A400M
2. Airbus A400M
August 26, 2018
The Luftwaffe's A400M Atlas is able to move massive cargo, provide medical support, and bring the fight to the enemy. Enter its manufacturing facility in Seville, Spain to get an inside look at how this state-of-the-art aircraft is built for action. Whether transporting a three-ton tactical helicopter, whisking away paratroopers on a dangerous training mission in the German countryside, or delivering live cargo to Italy, the A400M is the future of military transport.
C-2A Greyhound
1. C-2A Greyhound
August 19, 2018
The C-2 Greyhound is a humble, heavy-duty workhorse for the U.S. Navy, operating on frantic flight decks and delivering over 1,000 tons of cargo to aircraft carriers around the world. It's a tough plane to fly and even tougher to ground. In this episode, we follow four student pilots training to land this beast in the middle of the ocean. It's the biggest test of their lives. It's taken them three years of flight school to get to this point, and if they fail, their dreams of joining the fleet may never come true.
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The TV show, Mighty Planes, premiered in February 2012 on The Discovery channel in this two-hour series premiere. As the mighty planes go into the air, there are endless possibility for the air craft. The show "Mighty Ships" gets up extended to the air as they have plots that are very close to each other. The biggest difference between the two are the location is ships in "Mighty Ships," and location of the TV Series is planes in "Mighty Planes." You will definitely find this TV show to be full of high-energy in this high-altitude.

In the TV Show called Mighty Planes you enjoy all the drama that occurs on the ground and in a air. You will be able to be apart of the most impressive aircraft in the air as the show airs its six-episode run. When you watch the show, you will the globe's largest seaplane, the first super jumbo passenger aircraft, and the globe's first flying hospitals. These are just some of the things you will notice when you watch the show. So be prepared for the take off of the show! You know once the show takes off, you will see the plane fly to faraway places.

You often do not think about the stressful careers that are in the plane industry; however, this TV show brings attention to that. You need to prepare and load as well as take off; there are many jobs that need to get done during this time. Even though their jobs are often stressful, you get to see how they live on a daily basis. There is plenty of action in the film, and you get to see it all through the TV show. One of the best parts of the show is that it uses the very smart fight technology that can assist the pilot with the fight. You will have to watch to see how it ends.

Mighty Planes is a series that is currently running and has 4 seasons (24 episodes). The series first aired on February 26, 2012.

Where to Watch Mighty Planes

Mighty Planes is available for streaming on the Discovery Canada website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Mighty Planes on demand at Paramount+, Amazon, Vudu, FuboTV, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    February 26, 2012
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (69)
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