Caitlin plans to fly home to attend her sister's wedding but her plane is hijacked and crashed into the sea and a ransom demand is issued to the airline. Meanwhile, String and Dom mount their own search and rescue plan while Caitlin and the airline owner, who's also aboard the plane, attempt to keep the passengers calm. Complicating rescue efforts, the terrorists are nearby and they attempt to shoot down anything that comes even remotely close to the downed plane. Written by
R. Bernard Ment
Did You Know?
Flight 93 was the flight number on one of the planes hijacked 17 years later in the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States. As took place here, there were 4 hijackers. As another parallel, the 2001 hijackers also ultimately failed to achieve their intended goal. See more
The Coast Guard advises they'll have a ship to lift the plane (a 4 engine jetliner) within the hour. Such a ship does not exist, and even if one did, it would not be able to arrive in an hour. See more
Edited from Airport '77