Captain Blackadder, Lieutenant George, and Private Baldrick see joining the Air Corps as a great way of sitting in a classroom instead of fighting on the front lines. Unfortunately for them, the course is taught by Squadron Commander Flasheart, who lives for danger- much like his nemesis, the infamous Red Baron. Written by
19 October 1989 (UK)
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Footage from Aces High
(1976) was used for the flying sequences of "Private Plane". See more
You look like a decent British bloke. I'll park the old booties on you if that's okay.
It would be an honour, my Lord.
Of course it would! Ha!
[Flashheart rests his feet on Baldrick's back and sighs
Have you any idea what it's like to have the wind rushing through your hair, George?
[Flashheart breaks wind in Baldrick's face
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Music by Ivor Slaney See more