The adventures of a Hawaii based private investigator.
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Thomas Sullivan Magnum, IV is an ex-Navy "NIA" (ONI) Captain and Vietnam Special Ops veteran who resigned his commission at age 33 because he never got to be 23. On the beautiful Hawaiian islands, Magnum is a P.I. who enjoys life, his buddies and friends and who works just hard enough to keep it real. Written by LA-Lawyer

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T.C.'s multicolored helicopter for his Island Hopper charter service was a Hughes 500, a commercial variant of the Hughes OH-6 Cayuse developed for the U. S. military. Several different helicopters were used during the series including both D series (T-tail) and C series (Y-tail) variants. See more »

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Thomas Sullivan Magnum III: Robin never does research.
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The very best on TV - ever.
2 October 2002 | by (Brueggen, Germany) – See all my reviews

Magnum,P.I. was and will remain the best TV series ever. It had it all: action, humour, tragedy and characters you believe in. No TV series will ever reach Magnum,P.I.'s quality. To all who have been involved in the creation of this fabolous icon of the 80s: Thank you!


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