Sky Blazers first aired on CBS on December 9, 1939. It was produced by Phillips H. Lord, who also created the more famous series Gangbusters.
The hero of Sky Blazers is Col. Roscoe Turner, who used his World War I discharge bonus to buy an airplane. Starting as a barnstormer, he became a pioneering aviator founding Nevada Airlines. He also flew in Howard Hughes' Hell's Angels and was an air racer.
Each episode started with a radio call from Flight Control. After which Roscoe Turner introduced the episode's featured aviation hero. The show was short lived ending August 31, 1940.