March 16, 2011 10:00 ET

Hit TV Series "The Aviators" Announces Second Season on PBS, Trailer Released

OSHKOSH, WISCONSIN--(Marketwire - March 16, 2011) - The producers of "The Aviators," the smash hit that airs on PBS stations across the country, have announced a new season premiering this fall. A newly released trailer can be seen at

"Season two will be even better. We've enhanced our equipment and will spend more time filming in-flight to give our fans a more immersive viewing experience," said Executive Producer Anthony Nalli. "Another change is the addition of chart-topping, award-winning country music singer George Canyon to the cast."

"Filming for season two has already begun," continued Nalli. "We get invitations and story suggestions daily so there's no shortage of fascinating aviation content." Crews will be filming at various venues in cities throughout North America over the spring and summer.

Since its premiere last September, The Aviators has aired almost 8,000 times across North America – an average of over 40 times each and every day. The show's website averages 3 million hits monthly driven by those seeking to view episodes online or read The Aviators Magazine. The Aviators is also available on and the Hulu Plus subscription service (

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