Battle Stations

Battle Stations

2000 - 2006, True Life, War, History, Other
No synopsis available

Episode Guide

  • Battle Stations - Mosquito Attack! (Episode 45)
    Episode 45:

    Mosquito Attack!

    Britain uses an extraordinary aircraft to launch counterattacks against the Nazis.

  • Battle Stations - F-22 Raptor (Episode 44)
    Episode 44:

    F-22 Raptor

    The latest and deadliest superjet in the sky, the F-22 Raptor.

  • Battle Stations - HMS Victory (Episode 43)
    Episode 43:

    HMS Victory

    Nelson's legendary flagship rules the waves for almost 200 years.

  • Battle Stations - Challenger Tank (Episode 42)
    Episode 42:

    Challenger Tank

    High-tech military hardware leaves nowhere for the enemy to hide.

  • Battle Stations - B-17 Flying Fortress (Episode 41)
    Episode 41:

    B-17 Flying Fortress

    The world's most famous bomber deals a deathblow to Nazi wartime industrial production.

  • Battle Stations - F-117 Nighthawk Stealth (Episode 40)
    Episode 40:

    F-117 Nighthawk Stealth

    The first episode in a new series of Battle Stations.

  • Battle Stations - A10 (Episode 39)
    Episode 39:


    The A10 was designed as a low-flying, tank-destroying bomber that also provides support to ground troops.

  • Battle Stations - F-18 Hornet (Episode 38)
    Episode 38:

    F-18 Hornet

    The F-18 Hornet can transform itself from bomber to attack fighter at the flick of a switch.

  • Battle Stations - F117A Nighthawk (Episode 37)
    Episode 37:

    F117A Nighthawk

    The F117A Nighthawk is the first operational aircraft to fully incorporated radar-evading technology.

  • Battle Stations - Destroyer (Episode 36)
    Episode 36:


    The US built the largest and most powerful destroyer fleet in the world after Pearl Harbor.

  • Battle Stations - F86 Sabre (Episode 34)
    Episode 34:

    F86 Sabre

    America's first swept-wing fighter jet engages in dog fights against Russia's MiG-15's during the Korean war.

  • Battle Stations - M1 Abrams Supertank! (Episode 33)
    Episode 33:

    M1 Abrams Supertank!

    The United States builds a supertank to combat Soviet tank supremacy during the Cold War.

  • Battle Stations - Catalina Flying Boat (Episode 32)
    Episode 32:

    Catalina Flying Boat

  • Battle Stations - Black Hawk: Nightstalker (Episode 31)
    Episode 31:

    Black Hawk: Nightstalker

  • Battle Stations - Duck - The Truck That Went To Sea (Episode 30)
    Episode 30:

    Duck - The Truck That Went To Sea

    The American DUKW amphibious vehicle could go almost anywhere on land or sea.

  • Battle Stations - P38 Lockheed Lightning (Episode 29)
    Episode 29:

    P38 Lockheed Lightning

    A twin-engine fighter is the most advanced of its day.

  • Battle Stations - Pacific Carriers (Episode 28)
    Episode 28:

    Pacific Carriers

  • Battle Stations - D-Day Floating Harbours (Episode 27)
    Episode 27:

    D-Day Floating Harbours

  • Battle Stations - Blackbird Stealth! (Episode 26)
    Episode 26:

    Blackbird Stealth!

    The SR-17 Blackbird is designed to overfly enemy territory with impunity.

  • Battle Stations - Catalina Patrol! (Episode 24)
    Episode 24:

    Catalina Patrol!

    The PBY Catalina flying boat excels in almost every theater of war.

  • Battle Stations - B-52 Stratofortress (Episode 23)
    Episode 23:

    B-52 Stratofortress

    The B-52 has the ability to drop 70,000 pounds of bombs.

  • Battle Stations - The Aircraft Carrier (Episode 22)
    Episode 22:

    The Aircraft Carrier

    Although targets of kamikaze assaults, U.S. aircraft carriers did not sink under the barrage.

  • Battle Stations - HMS Belfast: Steel Fortress (Episode 21)
    Episode 21:

    HMS Belfast: Steel Fortress

    In 1938, the British cruiser HMS Belfast is the Royal Navy's most modern warship.

  • Battle Stations - MiG 15: Russian Stealth (Episode 20)
    Episode 20:

    MiG 15: Russian Stealth

    The Soviets' MiG-15 aircraft is respected for its speed, maneuverability and firepower.

  • Battle Stations - Russia's Victory (Episode 19)
    Episode 19:

    Russia's Victory

  • Battle Stations - B-26 Martin Marauder! (Episode 18)
    Episode 18:

    B-26 Martin Marauder!

    The Marauder has the lowest loss rate of any Allied bomber during World War II.

  • Battle Stations - Corsair: Pacific Warriors (Episode 17)
    Episode 17:

    Corsair: Pacific Warriors

    In the 1940s the Corsair is the world's fastest single-engine fighter.

  • Battle Stations - Huey Helicopter: Air Armada (Episode 16)
    Episode 16:

    Huey Helicopter: Air Armada

    The versatile Huey chopper meant the difference between life and death for soldiers in Vietnam; they evacuated the wounded, carried supplies and provided firepower.

  • Battle Stations - Lancaster Bomber: Target Germany (Episode 15)
    Episode 15:

    Lancaster Bomber: Target Germany

    The most successful Allied bomber in Europe in World War II carries almost twice the load of others.

  • Battle Stations - Radar (Episode 14)
    Episode 14:


    U.S. submariners use radar to defeat the Japanese.

  • Battle Stations - Messerschmitt 262: Race for the Jet (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Messerschmitt 262: Race for the Jet

    The German Messerschmitt 262 is capable of destroying an American B-17 in a single pass.

  • Battle Stations - Liberty Convoy (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Liberty Convoy

    Prefabricated freighters deliver supplies needed for the invasion of Europe.

  • Battle Stations - Tiger Attack! (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Tiger Attack!

    Hitler's Tiger Tank is one of history's finest armored fighting vehicles.

  • Battle Stations - Hitler's Vengeance Weapons (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Hitler's Vengeance Weapons

    Hitler launches a prototype cruise missile and the first ballistic missile.

  • Battle Stations - Mulberry Harbours (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Mulberry Harbours

    The Allies build and tow two enormous harbors from England to France.

  • Battle Stations - T-34: Russian Victory (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    T-34: Russian Victory

    Stalin changes the course of World War II with a secret weapon.

  • Battle Stations - P-51 Mustang! (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    P-51 Mustang!

    The P-51 Mustang takes the worst that the Luftwaffe has to offer.

  • Battle Stations - Sherman Assault (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Sherman Assault

    The American M4 Sherman tank paves the way for the liberation of Europe.

  • Battle Stations - Rhine Crossing (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Rhine Crossing

    The American DUKW amphibious truck carries troops across the Rhine in World War II.

  • Battle Stations - Drop Zone (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Drop Zone

    Cargo planes are used to transport paratroops across the English Channel for D-Day.

  • Battle Stations - F15 Eagle (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    F15 Eagle

    The F-15 Eagle was built to place American pilots back in charge of the skies and is widely considered to be the ultimate air superiority fighter.

  • Battle Stations - Spitfire Squadron (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Spitfire Squadron

    Spitfire fighters defend the skies from Nazi bombers during the Battle of Britain.

  • Battle Stations - Patton and the Sherman Tank (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Patton and the Sherman Tank

    Gen. Patton and his Sherman tanks assist in the breakout at Normandy.