How to Build

Series 2 - 1. Voyages of Construction - A Super Jumbo Wing

Voyages of Construction - A Super Jumbo Wing
Radio Times

About this programme

1/3. The construction of notable British engineering projects, beginning with a wing for an Airbus A380 jumbo jet - the world's largest passenger aircraft, with a wingspan of 79.8 metres. The film follows engineers and designers at the company's research and development facility in Filton, near Bristol, as they design the wing, and charts its assembly in Broughton, Flintshire, at one of Europe's largest factories.

Cast and crew


Executive Producer
Tina Fletcher-Hill
Alex Steinitz
Series Producer
Steve Crabtree