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  • Taipei 101 show

    Taipei 101

    Our engineering investigator affectionately known as The Hamster shares the simple, yet ingenious innovations that makes...

    (02:52)
  • Wembley Stadium show

    Wembley Stadium

    Richard Hammond's Engineering Connections kicks off the new series at Wembley Stadium, the high-tech home of English football...

    (01:01)
  • Sydney Opera House show

    Sydney Opera House

    Sydney Opera House is a miracle of modern design and one of the most recognisable buildings in the world.

    (00:53)
  • Hong Kong International Airport show

    Hong Kong International Airport

    Richard flies east to learn how Hong Kong International Airport was built from scratch on a specially constructed island.

    (00:52)
  • Guggenheim Bilbao show

    Guggenheim Bilbao

    Richard uncovers some surprising connections that enabled the Guggenheim Bilbao museum to be built.

    (01:01)
  • HMS Illustrious show

    HMS Illustrious

    Richard unpicks the engineering DNA of the mighty aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious.

    (01:25)
  • Jetman – Flying Into Another Dimension show

    Jetman – Flying Into Another Dimension

    Share the excitement and exhilaration as ex-fighter pilot Yves ‘Jetman’ Rossy and his aeronautical engineer reveal the...

    (01:32)
  • The Foldable Wing  show

    The Foldable Wing

    See the drama literally unfold as our irrepressible Jetman Yves Rossy reveals the innovations and inventions contained in the...

    (01:59)
  • Engine show

    Engine

    Here’s the full-throttle bottle on the amazing engines set to launch Jetman into aviation history; aero-engineer Roman...

    (01:15)
  • The Human Fuselage show

    The Human Fuselage

    Just one wrong turn of the head could send Jetman spinning out of control. Find out just how hard it is to fly hundreds of...

    (01:46)
  • The Emergency Parachute show

    The Emergency Parachute

    In the unlikely event of an accident, Jetman and ex fighter-pilot Yves Rossy explains how he’ll avoid tragedy over the...

    (01:41)
  • Jetman - Fuelling the Dream show

    Jetman - Fuelling the Dream

    First exclusive pictures from Jet Man's wing camera. Fly with him now.

    (01:50)
  • THE PREPARATION show

    THE PREPARATION

    Yves Rossy wheels his jet-powered wing to the ‘launch’ plane at Calais in readiness for his historic flight.

    (01:44)
  • THE LAUNCH show

    THE LAUNCH

    Inside the Pilatus Porter the four jets are ignited before Yves leaps out of the plane and the wing unfolds

    (02:38)
  • THE CROSSING show

    THE CROSSING

    Rossy crosses the Channel in less than 10 minutes, his parachute opens and he spirals before landing.

    (02:30)
  • THE LANDING show

    THE LANDING

    After flying over the Channel at speeds of 180kmph, Yves Rossy enjoys the moment as he lands in a field.

    (01:23)
  • THE HIGHLIGHTS show

    THE HIGHLIGHTS

    See one man make the impossible, possible. History in a single hair-raising flight. In a single video clip.

    (01:03)
  • The Akashi Kaikyo Bridge show

    The Akashi Kaikyo Bridge

    The world’s longest suspension bridge is designed to withstand typhoons, tsunamis and earthquakes.

    (01:58)
  • London Underground show

    London Underground

    Transforming the London Tube is one of the most ambitious projects in Europe.

    (02:55)
  • Subway Cars show

    Subway Cars

    How do workers place new carriages underground on tracks?

    (03:05)