Survival in the Skies: Series 1

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Travel Documentary hosted by Eric Meyers, published by Smithsonian Channel broadcasted as part of Smithsonian Ch. series in 2015 - English narration

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Survival in the Skies: Series 1 They eject us from planes when disaster strikes. They gently guide us to Earth from thousands of feet in the air. They transport us with amazing speed and remarkable safety. And they keep us alive in the most extreme environments humans have ever explored. This series tells the stories behind the machines and devices that help us survive in the skies--space suits, parachutes, ejection seats, and jet engines--and how they evolved from humble beginnings to incredible instruments that have changed the world and lifted us to new heights.

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Track the evolution of the space suit, from the first pressure suit of the 1930s to outfits that will take man to Mars.

[edit] Parachutes

Meet the innovators who developed newer, safer ways to fall from the sky and those whose lives were saved by them

[edit] Ejection Seats

Witness the ingenuity and bravery of the pioneers who developed, built, and even risked their lives testing the ejection seat.

[edit] The Jet Race

From the first gas turbine to tomorrow's hypersonic jet engines, see the evolution of the machine that is changing the world.

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  • Video Codec: x264 High@L4.1
  • Video: Bitrate: (~4530 kb/s)
  • Video Aspect Ratio: 1920 x 1080
  • Video Resolution: 1.778 (16:9
  • Audio Codec: MPEG-4 AAC LC
  • Audio: English
  • Audio Bitrate: 160 kb/s VBR 48000Hz
  • Audio Channels: Stereo 2
  • Run-Time: 46 mins
  • Framerate: 29.971.Fps
  • Number of Parts: 4
  • Container Mp4
  • Part Size: 1.50 GB average
  • Source: HDTV
  • Encoded by: Harry65

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