This week's UK TV & radio

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Listings for Discovery on Saturday, August 17 2019

06:00X-Ray Mega Airport Race Against the Clock. What is the most hectic job at the airport: what does it take to get an airliner parked, fuelled, cleaned, loaded and boarded for its next flight? S1, Ep1 
07:00X-Ray Mega Airport Total Control. Using state-of-the-art equipment to x-ray scan the airport, find out how every action is precisely controlled: from the baggage network to the cockpit. S1, Ep2 
08:00X-Ray Mega Airport The Airport Never Sleeps. Join the night shift's essential crews - from the snow plough teams ready to clear runways in a blizzard, to the cleaning trucks and fire service. S1, Ep3 
09:00X-Ray Mega Airport Crossroads of the World. Flights from five continents land at Frankfurt International Airport every day. Track how cargo is distributed and passengers are managed. S1, Ep4 
10:00X-Ray Mega Airport Failure Is Not An Option. Meet the airport's highly-pressured engineering teams, the security personal who enforce the law and many more of Frankfurt's unsung heroes. S1, Ep5 
11:00Mysteries of the Missing Flight Of Terror. In 2009, an Air France flight disappears, but could this tragedy happen again? After a huge area of Siberian forest is destroyed, it's a race to find the culprit. S1, Ep8 
12:00Aircrash Confidential Pilot Error. Incompetent pilots have caused countless horrific crashes, but in their desperate attempt to eliminate human error, have airlines actually made flying more risky? S1, Ep1 
13:00Aircrash Confidential Engineering Error. Planes hold lives in the balance but sometimes there are fatal errors in their design. Find out why a Jumbo Jet exploded mid-flight and DC10s fell from the sky. S1, Ep2 
14:00Aircrash Confidential Terrorism. Planes are an ideal terrorist target, carrying hundreds of potential victims and assuring worldwide publicity. How can new technologies stop hijackers getting on board? S1, Ep3 
15:00Aircrash Confidential Collisions. When 47 children died in a plane crash, one grieving dad tracked down the air traffic controller on duty and murdered him. Why do these fatal collisions still occur? S1, Ep4 
16:00Aircrash Confidential Extreme Weather. Why does bad weather crash planes? And how did a passenger survive when lightning struck her flight, and she plunged into a rainforest, still strapped in her seat? S1, Ep5 
17:00Aircrash Confidential Fire on Board. When fire breaks out on a flight passengers only have two minutes to escape. Experts explore why some don't make it, and how larger planes pose a greater threat. S1, Ep6 
18:00Jeremy Wade's Dark Waters South Africa's Legendary Beast. A recent sighting of a local and bizarre beast, a kaaiman, calls Jeremy to South Africa. He hopes to uncover the facts behind this ancient myth. S1, Ep8 
19:00Alaskan Bush People The Wolfpack vs. The Wolf. The Browns raise the defences when they find grisly evidence that a new predator is stalking the ranch. And, Gabe builds an apartment for him and Raquell. S4, Ep15 
20:00Fast N' Loud Beyond Reasonable Scout. The Monkeys race to be the first to drop a Hellcat motor in their '79 International Scout and fetch the world record for the most expensive ever sold. S6, Ep4 
21:00Deadliest Catch Crane Wreck. During an artic storm, Cornelia Marie's crane comes off the rails causing injury and damaging equipment. But, this pales into insignificance when Sig gets a phone call. S15, Ep14 
22:00Master Of Arms Blunderbuss. Three expert craftsmen tackle two iconic weapons, starting with the gunstock war club. After one is eliminated, the remaining craftsmen work on the deadly blunderbuss. S1, Ep4 
23:00World War II in Colour Red Sun Rampant. The attack on Pearl Harbour brought the 'sleeping giant', America, into the war, and saw the emergence of the aircraft carrier as the pre-eminent weapon of the seas. S1, Ep5 
00:00Guardians Of The Glades Snakes In The Dark. Dusty leads the team to an abandoned missile factory near the epicentre of the snake epidemic. It could hold the biggest group of pythons in the Everglades. S1, Ep4 
01:00Supertruckers The team traverses tiny Welsh villages moving a huge cheese vat from a factory to Felixstowe for shipment abroad. And there's a rookie error moving three Bulldog tanks to Germany. S3, Ep6 
02:00Bitchin' Rides The Hummer Of The Future. A client arrives and asks Dave to build what he thinks the Hummer H2 would look like 20 years into the future. It's out with the old and in with the new. S5, Ep5 
03:00Master Of Arms Blunderbuss. Three expert craftsmen tackle two iconic weapons, starting with the gunstock war club. After one is eliminated, the remaining craftsmen work on the deadly blunderbuss. S1, Ep4 
03:50Deadliest Catch Crane Wreck. During an artic storm, Cornelia Marie's crane comes off the rails causing injury and damaging equipment. But, this pales into insignificance when Sig gets a phone call. S15, Ep14 
04:40American Chopper Guitar Hero. Senior takes on a build for a Vietnam memorial, determined to create a bike worthy of history. Junior is hired by Martin Guitar to design a massive reverse trike. S2, Ep5 
05:30How It's Made More everyday items go under the microscope. How are objects including reconditioned sander drums and lithographs made? S25, Ep5 
06:00Mighty Planes Orbis. Join the crew of the world's only flying eye hospital, the Orbis, as they travel around the globe, offering patients in developing countries precious sight-saving treatments. S1, Ep1