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Air Date: Thu, Jul 25, 2019 8:00 PM
Helicopter tours provide spectacular views and create lasting memories for paying passengers. But the noise they create and concerns about safety have sparked complaints from residents across the state.
Air Date: Wed, Oct 24, 2018 9:00 PM
NOVA takes you inside the historic international race to develop the first supersonic airliner, the Concorde. Hear stories from those inside the choreographed effort to design and build Concorde in two countries at once—and the crew members who flew her.
Air Date: Wed, May 3, 2017 9:00 PM
Follow an army of engineers and designers as they tackle the complex challenge of building Crossrail, a massive new subterranean railway deep beneath the streets of London.
Air Date: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 8:00 PM
This travel documentary showcases the construction marvels and visual splendors of the Swiss rail system, where majesty and machine meet. From world-class mainlines and stunning scenic routes to pioneering steam locomotives and historic cog trains, this special celebrates the triumphs of Swiss engineering and ingenuity.
Air Date: Mon, Oct 27, 2014 10:00 PM
On April 25, 2005, a West Japan Railway (West JR) commuter train crashed into an apartment building and killed 107 people. Afterward, an official report concluded the cause of the accident was excessive speed when the train’s driver tried to make up an 80-second delay.