The A-Team is called in to help out an airline when one of their planes is hijacked by a terrorist group. Hannibal and Face masquerade as airline executives to bargain for the release of ... See full summary »

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Melinda Culea ...
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Jackson
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Thomas
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Airline pilot Larry Hertzog (as Jim McKrell)
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Trigg
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Mary Kate McGeehan ...
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Melvin F. Allen ...
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The A-Team is called in to help out an airline when one of their planes is hijacked by a terrorist group. Hannibal and Face masquerade as airline executives to bargain for the release of the passengers in a prisoner exchange. Meanwhile Murdock and B.A. sneak aboard the plane through the cargo hold in an effort to help neutralize the hijackers. Things get dicey though when the plane takes off unexpectedly and B.A. becomes catatonic, thanks to his fear of flying. To make matters worse, Murdock is accidentally blinded when a gun discharges in his face and it's up to Hannibal to land the jet even though he has no flying experience. Written by R. Bernard Ment

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3 May 1983 (USA)  »

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Trivia

As the team lands the plane, there's a scene where it crashes through the airport window. The scene is actually from the film "Airplane" (1980.) See more »

Goofs

The lower level galley used by Murdock to gain access can only be found on either a DC-10 or Lockheed TriStar and not a Boeing 747. See more »

Quotes

Hannibal: [hears tapping under the floor] Sounds like Morse code.
Face: No, probably a slow leak in the hydraulic system.
Hannibal: It is Morse code, it's Murdock... he's saying, go to... lavatory.
Face: I can't, I went before I left.
Hannibal: Now who's making jokes?
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References The Lone Ranger (1949) See more »

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You Are My Sunshine
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Written by Jimmie Davis and Charles Mitchell
Sung by George Peppard and Dirk Benedict
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