Airshow World 100

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Technology Documentary hosted by John Nichol, published by Discovery Channel broadcasted as part of DC Wings series in 2003 - English narration

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To celebrate a centenary of aviation Airshow World 100 visits the Paris Airshow and four shows in Great Britain. Airshow World 100 is presented by former Tornado navigator and Gulf War veteran John Nichol with each show including specially shot features relating to the show or its location, and discovers the history behind many famous and not so famous planes. Airshow World 100 visited Paris, Coventry, Jersey, RAF Waddington and Breighton for the recent aviation celebration. Produced by Gemini Pictures for Discovery Networks Europe

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John Nichol attends the 50th Paris Airshow, where he is introduced to the Airbus A380 and talks to Boeing 777 test pilot Captain Frank P Santoni.

[edit] Coventry

John Nichol heads to Coventry, where he has a chance to see a Lockheed Electra, the 'Sally B' Flying Fortress and the Douglas DC-3.

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John Nichol watches a Battle of Britain memorial flight and sees Harriers, Nimrods and Tornados, before talking to Flight Lieutenant Ed Straw about flying the Lancaster.

[edit] Breighton

In Breighton, John Nichol sees early examples of aircraft through to the Second World War, including a replica of the Fokker Tri-plane modelled on the Lt. Jacob's "Black Baron".

[edit] Jersey

John Nichol heads to Jersey, and witnesses the 185ft wingspan of the B-52 Stratofortress, before talking to Wing Commander Guy Stockwell about Jaguars.

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Video Codec: XviD ISO MPEG-4
Video Bitrate: 1003 kbps
Video Resolution: 528x336
Video Aspect Ratio: 1.571:1
Frames Per Second: 25.000
Audio Codec: 0x0055 MPEG-1 Layer 3
Audio Bitrate: 110kb/s VBR 48000 Hz
Audio Streams: 2
Audio Languages: english
RunTime Per Part: 47 mins
Number Of Parts: 5
Source: PDTV
Part Size: 378 MB
Encoded by: JungleBoy

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