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Tuskegee Airmen: Red Tails and Black Aces –America’s Black Eagles

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Discusses the Black experience in the military, focuses on the training and participation of Black airmen in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II, such as the Tuskegee Airmen of the 99th Fighter Squadron. Also ...

Tuskegee Airmen Convention Preview

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Preserving the past of Black aviation. (924)

Patriot Aviators

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They are the first line of defense, the protectors of our fleets and the rulers of the skies against all enemies. They are the pilots of America’s armed forces, highly skilled flyers who became the stars of war storie...

Saving Private Washington

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On the 50th anniversary of the signing of the executive order that officially desegregated the nation’s armed forces, Hollywood was showing its version of that war era.  Many Black veterans felt it was another example...

America’s Black Eagles — Part 2: The Enemy Within

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Discusses the Black experience in the military, focuses on the training and participation of Black airmen in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II, such as the Tuskegee Airmen of the 99th Fighter Squadron. Also ...

When the Eagle Flies – The Impact of the Black Soldier

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An examination of the impact of the black soldier in the nation's armed forces, his role as a leader in race relations and a pictorial history of the Black 92nd Division during WWII. (203)

Black Brass

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Flying For The Cause

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The Chief (Alfred Anderson)

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The father of Black Aviation, Charles A. “Chief” Anderson, turned the tide against segregation in the armed services when he gave Eleanor Roosevelt her first plane ride with a Black pilot – an experience which the US ...

Another Kind of Space Man

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Profile of Black Astronaut Frederick Drew Gregory. Guest:  Col. Frederick Gregory, Astronaut (322)