NOVA: Battle of the X-Planes

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Synopsis

The fierce competition between Boeing and Lockheed-Martin is the subject of this Nova installment. Both companies are trying to earn government contracts with their "X-Planes," 15-ton stealth fighter jets with state-of-the-art technology. ~ Michael Hastings, Rovi

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Release Date
8/5/03 
Studio
WGBH Boston
MPAA Rating
NR -- Not rated
Length
2 hours
Sound
  • Generic Dolby Digital (unspecified format)
Video Features
  • ccBonus footage of Lockheed Martin's fighters in action
  • A visit to a boneyard for old military planes
  • "Outfitting a Fighter Pilot" activity
  • "Designing for Stealth" activity
  • Printable materials for educators
  • Access to the "Battle of the X-Planes" website
  • Scene selection
  • Closed captions and video description
Number of Discs
1

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