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Full List of Dogfights Episodes

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Below is a complete Dogfights episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual Dogfights episodes are listed along with the Dogfights episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. Dogfights episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. Everything from “Death of the Luftwaffe” to “Supersonic” is included on this poll. Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the Dogfights episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.
  • 1

    Greatest Air Battles

    Sep 16 2005
    In this two hour special relive the most important air combat battles of 20th century....
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    Dogfights of the Future

    May 10 2008
    Follow the fifth generation aircraft in a hypothetical combat featuring F-22 Raptors, F-35 Lightning II and the seldom meantioned B-1R bomb truck. Military experts discuss the conflict aided by...
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    Feb 29 2008
    In this two hour special relive the most important air combat battles of 20th century....
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    Dogfights: The Planes

    A behind-the-scenes featurette providing a compilation of individual aircraft profiles culled from the series that looks at the various American planes and jets that achieved air superiority over...
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    Dogfights Featurette

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    Hell over Hanoi

    Dec 01 2006
    The skies over Vietnam. They fight in a supersonic world, where split second decisions determine if they live - or die. American F4 Phantom pilots Fred Olmsted and Dan Cherry take on the famed MiG-21...
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    Zero Killers

    Dec 08 2006
    1943...the skies over the Pacific. The infamous Japanese Zero is decimating American aircraft. No allied plane can match Japan's deadliest fighter plane manned by killed Imperial Navy veterans. The...
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    The Long Odds

    Jan 12 2007
    Showcases survival stories of bomber pilots battling fighter aircraft. US Navy SBD Dauntless vs. Mitsubishi Zero; US Army Air Force B-17 Flying Fortress vs. Mitsubishi Zeroes & Ki-46 Dinah; US Air...
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    Dogfights of the Middle East

    Jan 26 2007
    Israeli Air Force Mirage III vs. Egyptian Air Force MiG-17 & MiG-19; defection of an Iraqi Air Force MiG-21; Israeli Air Force F-15 Eagle vs. Syrian Air Force MiG-21....
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    Flying Tigers

    Nov 17 2006
    Plot Outline Two weeks after Pearl Harbor, a courageous, rag-tag band of American mercenaries dare to challenge the overwhelming might of the Japanese Air Force. The legendary “Flying Tigers” slash...
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    Death of the Japanese Navy

    Dec 22 2006
    1944...the Pacific. It is one of the most amazing, lopsided naval battles in history: A mighty Japanese fleet let by the Yamato, the biggest battleship in the world - versus Taffy 3, a small U.S....
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    Nov 24 2006
    August 1942… the Solomon Islands. Heroic, die-hard American pilots of the tiny Cactus Air Force match skills and instincts against top Japanese aces as they battle in the skies above Guadalcanal....
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    Hunt for the Bismarck

    Jan 30 2007
    The HMS Hood is sunk, in retaliation Swordfish planes of the British Fleet Air Arm attack the main German battleship Bismarck with devastating results ....
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    MiG Alley

    Nov 03 2006
    Air Force fighter pilots risk their lives flying sleek F-86 Sabres above “Mig Alley” – the most dangerous piece of sky in the Korean War. The high-speed twists and turns of history’s first jet...
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    The Last Gunfighter

    Dec 15 2006
    The U.S. Navy's top fighter, the F8 Crusader flown by skilled fighter jocks Paul Speer and Phil Wood, tackles the fierce North Vietnamese MiG over the killing skies of Vietnam. Re-live one of the...
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    Air Ambush

    Nov 10 2006
    Legendary fighter pilot, Colonel Robin Olds, sets an intricate trap for the North Vietnamese MiG-21’s. His squadron, the Wolfpack, disguises its lethal F-4 Phantoms as vulnerable bombers. The MIGs...
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    Greatest Air Battles

    Dec 29 2006
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    Dogfights in the Middle East

    Jan 26 2007
    Israeli Air Force Mirage III vs. Egyptian Air Force MiG-17 & MiG-19; defection of an Iraqi Air Force MiG-21; Israeli Air Force F-15 Eagle vs. Syrian Air Force MiG-21....
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    Luftwaffe's Deadliest Mission

    Aug 23 2007
    On April 7, 1945, pilots of the German Sonderkommando Elbe ram their own aircraft into incoming American bombers....
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    Dogfights of Desert Storm

    Dec 05 2007
    An EF-111 Raven is attacked by an Iraqi Mirage F-1 jet and American fighter pilots pit F-15 Eagles against Iraqi MiG-25s and advanced MiG-29s as part of Operation Desert Storm. American aviators...
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    Gun Kills of Vietnam

    Aug 03 2007
    The era of missiles had arrived, and electronic warfare was coming of age. But when technology failed, pilots were forced to fight the old-fashioned way — with guns. Clinton Johnson and Charles...
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    P-51 Mustang

    Dec 04 2007
    In the European and Pacific theaters of World War II, the P-51 Mustang became one of the conflict's most successful and recognizable aircraft. The episode includes interviews with Mustang pilots...
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    Night Fighters

    Sep 21 2007
    The history of dogfighting in darkness is covered. Radar equipped F6F Hellcats shoot down A6M2 Rufes, and P-61 Black Widows score kills in World War II. The F3D Skyknight downs a faster MiG-15 in the...  more
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    Jul 13 2007
    Towards the end of World War II, Japan sent volunteer pilots on suicide attacks against American naval targets. Kamikaze attacks covered include those against the escort carrier USS St. Lo on October...
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    Jet vs Jet

    Jul 20 2007
    In the skies over North Korea, F-86 Sabres battle MiG-15s. American pilots such as James Jabara, Ralph "Hoot" Gibson, and Ralph Parr are in pursuit of a previously unknown achievement — the title of...