Flight – The Passionate Affair

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Flight - The Passionate Affair
Written by Patrick Watson
Narrated by Patrick Watson
Country of origin Canada
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 5
Producer(s) Cameron Graham
Running time 60 minutes
Original network CBC Television
Original release 19 September 1976 – 10 May 1981

Flight – The Passionate Affair was a Canadian documentary television miniseries which aired on CBC Television in 1976.


Canadian aviation history was featured in this four-part documentary series, written and narrated by Patrick Watson.


The hour-long episodes aired Sundays at 10:00 p.m. (Eastern) from 19 September to 10 October 1976. It was rebroadcast in May 1981. Subjects included the Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow, Billy Bishop, and the development of competing Canadian airlines such as Trans-Canada Air Lines and Canadian Pacific Air Lines.[1]


  1. ^ Corcelli, John (August 2005). "Flight - The Passionate Affair". Canadian Communications Foundation. Retrieved 7 May 2010. 

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