Boyington, just recovered from malaria, gets no volunteers for a dangerous mission after Doc Lindsay tells the Black Sheep to ground Pappy or he'll send him stateside. Pappy decides to fly the mission anyway, with four strangers. After bad weather keeps the replacements from flying in, the mission is scrubbed. To get back into Pappy's good graces, the Black Sheep decide to fly with Pappy, but the mission doesn't go as planned. Written by
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Breifly when Boyington has cut his engine to make a dead-stick landing on the abandoned Japanese runway, you can see the wing of a blue airplane that is filming the events, on the bottom left corner. See more