Dogfights: Flying Tigers DVD
SKU ID #69892
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- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: History Channel
- DVD Release Date: November 17, 2006
The first American fighter pilots battling in the Pacific were in action long before Pearl Harbor. This is their incredible story.
- Fly alongside the world’s most accomplished pilots.
- Re-creations and computer simulations combine with authentic battle footage.
- The legendary Fighting Tigers began as guns-for-hire defending China from Japan.
Ever imagine what it would be like to participate in the most historic air battles of all time? Imagine no more. DOGFIGHTS puts you in the cockpit to re-create famous air-to-air engagements. Computer graphics, animation, firsthand accounts, and archival footage make these thrilling and dangerous dogfights all too real.
Meet Tex Hill and John Alison, top Tiger aces, who will take you for the ride of your life in their P-40 Tomahawks. Glad for the adventure and the chance to put their flying and killing skills to the test, the Flying Tigers were happy to defend ChinaÂ’s skies from Japan. But things got personal for the rag-tag squad of Americans when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. Relive their daring exploits far from their homeland, join them in deadly battle with the wicked Japanese I-97 Nate, and pray they live to fight again, in this gripping episode of DOGFIGHTS.