New series. In hangars and machine shops the length and breadth of Britain a brave
bunch of engineers and aviators are battling to keep the UK’s most historic warplanes
in the air. From Spitfires to C47 paratroop planes, Cold War jets to helicopters,
the skies of 2020 are home to a growing fleet of antique warbirds – 20th century
military aircraft rebuilt or even recreated from scratch. Warbird Workshop is climbing
into the cockpit with the pilots and professional engineers committed to returning
planes that fought and won wars to the skies.