Out on patrol, Apollo and Starbuck come across a great void, while Boomer and Jolly are infected with a plague that soon infects the remaining Viper pilots. Soon, Apollo and Starbuck find themselves having to train a group of female cadets, including Apollo's fiancée, Serina. Written by
The TV Archaeologist
Did You Know?
This is the only episode of the show to feature foreign location footage shot especially for "Battlestar Galactica". A second unit was sent to Egypt where stand-ins for Jane Seymour
, Richard Hatch
, and Lorne Greene
were filmed walking through the ruins at Luxor. See more
The first time we see Rigel (Sarah Rush
) issuing launch orders, her hair is up in a bun. This is most likely footage reused from the pilot episode, since a few minutes later, and during the rest of the episode, her hair is elaborately braided. See more
Jolly, If we miss just one of these Cylon outposts, we'll never know what hit us.
Flight Sgt. Jolly
You think it's operational? It looks deserted.
Think of it as a crawlon in its web. Nothing moves until some hapless creature flies into its orbit and then it's all over.