KNPB Documentaries

Pylon Chasers

Special | 26m 42s

Every Fall, exhilarating stories develop eight minutes at a time as man and machine race the wind over the Nevada desert. Pilots maneuver their small aircraft around pylons some fifty feet in the air. hoping to be the first to pass the home pylon and win the race. The motto of the National Championship Air Races says it all: Fly Low, Go Fast, Turn Left.

Aired: 03/10/10

Rating: NR

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