Season 1, Episode 1: Stoneface3 October 1962
Alan Garnett is the chief investigator for the International Air Security Board,based at the Zero one headquarters at London airport,with his young American assistant Jimmy and secretary Maya. When pilot Peter Elkinson appears to be suffering from memory lapses and his domestic situation is not what it should be,he is likely to put his passengers' lives at risk and Garnett is brought in to help him sort himself out.
Season 1, Episode 2: Glidepath10 October 1962
A plane with a Middle-Eastern leader aboard is discovered to have a tire sabotaged so that the plane will explode upon landing.
Season 1, Episode 3: The Liar17 October 1962
When a young woman dies of an apparent heart attack during a plane trip, a woman known to be a notorious liar accuses the victim's husband of murder.
24 October 1962
When a conspiracy to murder a contending boxer is discovered, Alan Garnett is charged with guarding him until the pugilist takes the ring to fight for the world's heavyweight championship.
31 October 1962
When an airfield manager refuses to lend his fire engine to the local villagers fighting a fire at the local pub, resulting in the pub's destruction, the townspeople lay siege to the airstrip. Alan Garrett is called upon to straighten out the mess.
14 November 1962
Alan Garnett is personally escorting an extremely valuable painting on a flight from London to New York,where it is to be exhibited. However,on arrival at his destination Garnett is told that the painting is actually a forgery and he resolves to retrace his steps in order to find the original and work out how and where the switch was made.
21 November 1962
A young boy traveling alone arrives at the Chicago airport and no one is at the gate to meet him.
28 November 1962
Alan Garnett discovers a connection between a woman's memory loss and a murder in another city.
5 December 1962
Greek Tina Stavros arrives in London from New York in order to get married but there is a very great state of confusion at the airport. The very vocal Kadopolis family have arrived to meet Tina, but they actually have two sons,so one is destined to end up empty-handed. A very reluctant Alan Garnett is brought in to act as a marriage broker and work out which is the husband for Tina.
12 December 1962
Someone on the Transatlantic jet has scribbled a message for help on the washroom mirror, but Garnett doesn't know which passenger it is.
19 December 1962
When an ex-con, recently released from an American prison, shows up in London, Alan Garnett suspects that the man is about to commit another crime.
Season 1, Episode 12: Big Sister27 December 1962
Maya suspects her brother is using his position as an airline steward to smuggle drugs.
2 January 1963
9 January 1963
Garnett and Delaney are investigating an illegal adoption racket in which children from Italy are smuggled across to America. In the course of their enquiries they come across a children's home which is immaculately run by the highly charming 'Uncle George'. But this delightful old man could well be a sinister link in the illegal chain.
12 January 1963
Two elderly music-hall performers turn to a life of fraud instead of selling out to television work.
30 January 1963
Garodo is a wholly unimportant Middle Eastern town with a small and far from busy airport,not the sort which is used to seeing important passengers come and go. So how is it that Brodick, a man known to be a professional assassin, is waiting around it so doggedly and what is his connection with the seemingly ordinary English couple,the Langfords?
6 February 1963
Garnett investigates a nobleman who is accused of plying his tourist clients with drugged wine.
Season 1, Episode 18: Downdraft13 February 1963
Season 1, Episode 19: Discord20 February 1963
Russian concert pianist Vladimir Petrovsky lands in London and immediately claims political asylum. He is placed in the care of Garnett and the two men establish a friendship. However both Garnett's friend David Roberts and MI5 man Atkins lead him to suspect that the musician's desire to defect is a sham and he is really a Soviet agent.
22 May 1963
Music teacher Mrs. Grey claims that she has been deafened by the roar of the jet engines at the airport and intends to sue for damages. Various doctors examine her and,although no physical damage is detected,there is nothing to disprove her allegation. Garnett,however,has his doubts and brings in an old comrade of hers from her days in the wartime Resistance,to catch her off guard.
29 May 1963
5 June 1963
Didi Druson, a glamorous young film actress,has been receiving threatening calls and messages,telling her that she will not live to see the age of twenty-five. Though he initially dismisses them as a publicity stunt,Garnett nevertheless agrees to fly to Vienna with Didi on the eve of her twenty-fifth birthday to flush out the sender.
12 June 1963
3 July 1963
A shabby and poorly middle-aged man,suffering from amnesia, arrives at the airport and is identified as being Ian Denning,a wealthy business man who disappeared in the South American jungle some three years earlier. However his wife Jean is adamant that the man is not her husband. Garnett is charged with discovering whether the man is an impostor and,if so,for what reason.
10 July 1963
In Germany a general,formerly with the Luftwaffe High Command,has reported a number of planes mysteriously arriving at an air landing strip which has officially been shut down for years. Garnett flies over to meet the general and to discern whether he is imagining things or whether some form of illegal operation is taking place.
17 July 1963
24 July 1963
Season 2, Episode 9: Hurricane7 August 1963
A major hurricane threatens to destroy a small Caribbean island and there's only one small plane available to remove the inhabitants before disaster strikes.
14 August 1963
Delaney investigates gem shipment thefts in Tehran.
Season 2, Episode 11: Stopover21 August 1963
Season 2, Episode 12: The Switch28 August 1963
in Paris two thieves, Alex and Frenchy,have stolen a large diamond,the Goriot,but it is too big to be safely fenced in France and so they smuggle it into London,where their associate Jenkins will cut it. Garnett suspects that they are up to no good but his doctor,after a routine check,tells him to go home and rest as he is suffering from high blood pressure.
4 September 1963
Garnett matches wits with five Middle-Eastern men for possession of a package of priceless gems.
11 September 1963
A passenger on a airplane trip to Athens has been poisoned and will die unless Garnett can take drastic action. Unfortunately, the agent doesn't know which passenger has received the fatal dose.
Season 2, Episode 15: The Trial25 September 1963
2 September 1964
12 July 1965
A case of small pox is identified on an incoming flight from Paris, meaning that Garnett has to assemble all the passengers in order to vaccinate them. However, the head count shows that two of them are missing - a man who fears that he is about to be arrested and Mrs. Dorlian, who is anxious to keep her Paris trip a secret from her husband.
19 July 1965
MacKay investigates reports that a manager is abusing his local laborers on a small Pacific islands.
Season 3, Episode 4: The Body26 July 1965
Fresh out of prison,where they ended up partly due to Garnett,American crooks Archie and Ziggy fly into London,with an unusual form of baggage. They are hoping to smuggle a body into the country with the assistance of English con man Cecil,who will be using it in an attempt to defraud his wealthy,reclusive uncle Sir Philip Humbolt.
2 August 1965
Delaney investigates the disappearance of a Middle-Eastern leader's wife.
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