The International Rescue team is faced with one of its toughest challenges yet, as the revolutionary lighter-than-air craft Skyship One is hijacked while on her maiden voyage around the world. Against backdrops including the Statue of Liberty and the Sphinx, Lady Penelope, Parker, Alan and Tin-Tin fight the hijackers from on-board, while the rest of the team tries to stop the airship crashing into a missile silo. Written by
Fridolin Hobbes <email@example.com>
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I thought it would be a good idea, in this day and age of speed and... thing like that, to build an... airship.
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An airship? An *airship*?
[laughter erupts in the meeting room
The Man in his Flying Machine
(Music from "The Man on the Flying Trapeze" by George Leybourne
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