Wings Over Water tells the fascinating story of naval aviation's critical role in making the U.S. a world power. Film highlights include archival footage of some of the most terrifying and intense airspace battles fought and the intriguing interviews of the veterans who took part in them. This is the story of naval aviation from its conception to the important role it played in battles fought, won and lost, all the while examining American foreign policy, foreign relations and long-simmering international conflict. An evocative, powerful and informative documentary, Wings Over Water is the story behind the story: how and why America developed maritime aviation technology, what it meant to our past, and what it means to our future.
WINGS OVER WATER offers a complete look at the history of Naval aviation in America, from its origins in 1898 through the end of World War II. This informative documentary includes rare archival footage, a look at technological advancements, and an intriguing perspective on America's foreign relations.