How one little plane changed the face of aviation in Canada
Follow the amazing rescue of a fearless de Havilland DHC-2 Beaver in this captivating documentary shot in high definition. Watch as "Olivia," a weather beaten shell of an airplane that sat forgotten for decades in the dusty Arizona desert, is restored and returned to the air.
Immortal Beaver celebrates the history of a tough, versatile plane that changed Canadian aviation with its abilities to fly deeper and deeper into the remote northern frontier. "Olivia" serves, both literally and figuratively, as a time capsule exploring the Beaver's impact on aviation, engineering and society at home and around the world. Plus, hear from Russ Bannock, a Canadian war hero and test pilot for the prototype Beaver, and enthusiasts, including Hollywood superstar Harrison Ford, a proud owner of a DHC-2.