Air Aces

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Air Aces TV Schedule

all times et/pt

Wednesday April 16

3:00 PM

60 min.

Red Tails

TV-PG CC

They were young, gifted, and black but the US Army refused them key positions. Until intense pressure from African-American activist groups pushed President Roosevelt to initiate a Blacks-only fighter pilot training program in Tuskegee, Alabama.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

George Beurling

TV-PG CC

Canadian George Beurling broke every rule in the book yet became one of the greatest fighter pilots of World War II. A loner and a social misfit, Beurling’s disdain for protocol branded him an outcast.
 

Thursday April 17

5:00 AM

60 min.

George Beurling

TV-PG CC

Canadian George Beurling broke every rule in the book yet became one of the greatest fighter pilots of World War II. A loner and a social misfit, Beurling’s disdain for protocol branded him an outcast.