TV Listings

Print HELP
Cablevision of Woodbury - Digital (11747)
Mighty Planes

Cast of 'Mighty Planes'

  • Mike Goral

Mighty Planes

Discovery's popular ``Mighty'' franchise (``Mighty Ships'') continues with ``Mighty Planes,'' which takes to the skies and explores the most impressive aircraft in the world. Each episode highlights one incredible plane, from the world's only flying eye hospital to the largest passenger jet ever built, as it takes on a high-stakes mission from beginning to end. ``Mighty Planes'' brings viewers unprecedented access to the planet's most impressive aircraft with in-depth looks at the science of aviation and the lives of the people responsible for making it all happen.

Premiere:
Feb 26, 2012
Original Network:
Discovery Canada
  • Rate this show:
    4.0 / 5.0
    Avg. 4.0 (10 ratings)
  • Share

All Upcoming Times for Mighty Planes

Episode Air Date Channel

Best of Mighty Planes

S03, E06  (First Aired: Jun. 26, 2015)
Reviewing the best of the series, from planes that transformed travel to the biggest passenger plane as well as the C130 Hercules.
  • Thu 4/27
  • 3:00PM-4:00PM
  • 163
  • SMITH
  •  
  •  
  • 780
  • SMTHHD
  • Sun 4/30
  • 4:00AM-5:00AM
  • 163
  • SMITH
  •  
  •  
  • 780
  • SMTHHD

C-5M Super Galaxy

S01, E05  (First Aired: Mar. 11, 2012)
The C-5 Galaxy is the U.S. Air Force's largest and most powerful plane; follow its mission to Afghanistan.
  • Mon 5/1
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 163
  • SMITH
  •  
  •  
  • 780
  • SMTHHD

Skibirds

S01, E04  (First Aired: Mar. 4, 2012)
The LC-130 Hercules Skibirds carry supplies, fuel and crew to remote science camps in Greenland and Antarctica.
  • Tue 5/2
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 163
  • SMITH
  •  
  •  
  • 780
  • SMTHHD

Antonov 124

S01, E06  (First Aired: Mar. 11, 2012)
The world's largest serially manufactured cargo plane, the Antonov 124, was built to move Soviet military vehicles and equipment.
  • Wed 5/3
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 163
  • SMITH
  •  
  •  
  • 780
  • SMTHHD

Orbis

S01, E01  (First Aired: Feb. 26, 2012)
The ORBIS McDonnell Douglas DC-10, the world's only flying eye-hospital, includes an operating room and a classroom.
  • Thu 5/4
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 163
  • SMITH
  •  
  •  
  • 780
  • SMTHHD

Best of Mighty Planes

S03, E06  (First Aired: Jun. 26, 2015)
Reviewing the best of the series, from planes that transformed travel to the biggest passenger plane as well as the C130 Hercules.
  • Thu 5/4
  • 8:00PM-9:00PM
  • 163
  • SMITH
  •  
  •  
  • 780
  • SMTHHD
  •  
  • 11:00PM-12:00AM
  • 163
  • SMITH
  •  
  •  
  • 780
  • SMTHHD

Martin Mars

S01, E02  (First Aired: Feb. 26, 2012)
The Martin Mars water bomber is the world's largest seaplane and has flown more than 8,000 firefighting missions.
  • Fri 5/5
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 163
  • SMITH
  •  
  •  
  • 780
  • SMTHHD

Airbus A380

S01, E03  (First Aired: Feb. 26, 2012)
The world's first double-decker passenger aircraft, the Airbus A380 has a groundbreaking design.
  • Mon 5/8
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 163
  • SMITH
  •  
  •  
  • 780
  • SMTHHD

Omega 707

S02, E02  (First Aired: Jun. 12, 2013)
This modified Boeing 707 is one of only two 707 tankers in the world that provide commercial air-to-air re-fueling to the American military.
  • Tue 5/9
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 163
  • SMITH
  •  
  •  
  • 780
  • SMTHHD

P-3 Orion

S02, E03  (First Aired: Jun. 12, 2013)
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's hurricane hunting WP-3D Orion aircraft fly where other planes refuse to venture.
  • Wed 5/10
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 163
  • SMITH
  •  
  •  
  • 780
  • SMTHHD