Videos | Air & Space Magazine feed for the videosenWed, 02 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0000The daring stunt that put bungee jumping on the map 1987, two adventurers from New Zealand made a daring—and illegal—televised bungee jump off the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Host Phil Keoghan meets one of those men, who shows us how the extreme sport went global.Wed, 02 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0000Here's how you can fly in one of Peter Jackson's WWI planes. director Peter Jackson has a fantastic collection of 70 World War I aircraft. But host Phil Keoghan isn’t just interested in seeing them—he wants to fly one. And you can, too.Wed, 02 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0000The moon landing was the television event of the decade. July 16, 1969, Americans filled highways, streets and homes to witness the launch of a rocket from the Kennedy Space Center: the legendary, moon-bound Apollo 11.Wed, 02 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0000Eleanor Roosevelt visited active war zones during WWII Roosevelt's wartime travels to support U.S. soldiers were considerable: in the Pacific theater alone, she would meet with an astonishing 400,000 troops.Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0000How Germans turned trains into massive artillery in World War II guns like the German World War II K5 gun had a very narrow aim. To get around that problem, Germans developed a circular track, allowing the gun to rotate and fire in 360 degrees.Mon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0000These are the final moments of Amelia Earhart on the ground 1937, Amelia Earhart was about to embark on a record-setting flight around the world. In her final moments, she took her last photograph and set off from a Burbank, California, airstrip, captured in recently recovered home movie footage.Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0000How 9/11 altered Laura Bush’s role as First Lady days after 9/11, first lady Laura Bush spoke at Shanksville, Pennsylvania, at the memorial for the victims of Flight 93. In that moment, she shed her natural reserve to become the nation’s “comforter-in-chief.”Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0000Charles Lindbergh and the rise of 1940s Nazi sympathizers Lindbergh may have been known as a legendary pilot, but he had another, more sinister position in American History: as a Nazi sympathizer and spokesperson for the America First Committee.Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0000Japan’s surrender in World War II ushered in a new world order September 2, 1945, Japan delivered its unconditional surrender in World War II. Twelve million American troops went home as civilians, to work and raise families—ushering the United States into a new age of global leadership.Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0000These World War I ambulance trains could care for 500 men World War I, the British converted a large number of commuter train cars into ambulance cars. These mobile hospitals had the facilities to care for up to 500 men.Wed, 05 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0000The Phobos-Grunt Mission RoscosmosSat, 24 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -00001984 Crash Test, 24 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0000U.S. Marines’ first test against Japanese defenses on Okinawa. U.S. Marines advanced northward in Okinawa, they approached a craggy mass known as Mount Yae-Take. The battle to capture this remote mountain resulted in numerous casualties on both sides. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0000The U.S. assault on Okinawa was met with an eerie silence. U.S. troops launched their assault on the Pacific island of Okinawa, they expected fierce resistance from an entrenched Japanese army. Instead, they encountered only bewildered civilians.Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0000