A 707 aircraft jetliner on its way from Athens to Rome and then to New York City is hijacked by Lebanese terrorists. The terrorists demand that the pilot take them to Beirut. What the terrorists don't realize is that an elite team of commandoes led by Major McCoy (Norris) and by Colonel Alexander (Marvin) as been called into service to eliminate all terrorists on the jetliner and who's involved in the hijacking and try to retake the plane before the terrorists kill all the hostages. Written by
Shaun Ouimette <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The Hijack....The Ordeal....The Rescue...
See more »
Did You Know?
Charles Bronson was originally supposed to play Col. Nick Alexander. Posters with him and Chuck Norris were made before the production started. See more
When the Delta group is taxiing away from the hangar at the US airbase, the US flag on the starboard side (facing the camera) is facing the wrong way. The field of stars should be on the right (stars should be nearer the nose of the plane, not the tail). See more
Here are some blankets for the night.
How about some beds?
You don't need beds, you're gonna die tomorrow.
Featured in Dangerously Close