Welcome to the website dedicated to the illustrious engineer and flight pioneer.  Octave Chanute: Patron Saint of Flight, is the documentary film that tells the story of the French immigrant who went on to change the United States and the world.

Purchase of the DVD is available through ebay. You can follow the link below:




Octave Chanute: Patron Saint of Flight will air this summer on select PBS stations around the country.  The documentary will premiere at 8pm on July 5th on Lakeshore PBS (WYIN) in the Chicago/Northwest Indiana market.  It is also scheduled to air at 8pm on July 30th on WNIT in South Bend, Indiana.  Please visit regularly for updated airings and showtimes. Check out one of promo’s below.