Banacek gets the call when a revolutionary new car - the Phoenix - (and the flatcar to which it was attached) disappear from a moving train en route to Boston. While a business rival may be responsible, a hateful investigation rival tries to beat Banacek to the punch in solving this mystery. Key to figuring it out seems to be the poor treatment of a beautiful lady engineer and the "accidental" death of a hobo. Written by
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The helicopter Banacek flies in on is a Bell 206A JetRanger with registration number N4795R. See more
The helicopter that Banacek takes off in from the train has a registration number of N4795R. When he lands from the same flight, the registration has changed to N7982J. See more
Bana-CHEK. How are you, Taddenhurst?
Impressed. I looked up and I thought "Is it a bird? Is it s plane?" Then I realized, "No! It's Super-Pole!"
Cute. You meant that to be cute, didn't you?