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
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Did You Know?
The scene with FAB1 and Alan and Tin Tin skiing was made on the largest set ever constructed for Thunderbirds, around 50 feet long, with the car and skiers was only 1 inch high. The "snow" was made from salt. See more
It is stated by Scott that the towers that the airship is about to crash into are five miles east of Dover, while showing some very nice pictures of the English countryside. The only problem is that five miles east of Dover is in the English Channel almost a quarter of the way to Calais as the ferry sails. That is unless by 2068 an artificial piece of land has been placed there. See more
I thought it would be a good idea, in this day and age of speed and... thing like that, to build an... airship.
New World Aircraft President James Glenn
An airship? An *airship*?
[laughter erupts in the meeting room
Spun-off from Thunderbirds
The Man in his Flying Machine
(Music from "The Man on the Flying Trapeze" by George Leybourne
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