"Buck Rogers in the 25th Century" Return of the Fighting 69th (TV Episode 1979) - Plot Summary Poster

Plot Summary

  • Buck Rogers and Wilma Deering pursue notorious gunrunners Commander Corliss and Roxanne Trent who are planning on dropping deadly nerve agents from the 20th century on Earth. A squadron of elderly space fighter pilots led by Major Noah Cooper who were forced to retire are brought back into active service so they can lead an attack on the criminals' asteroid base. Because of their age, Wilma has doubts about the squadron's reliability, but Noah's team departs to prove they still have what that takes to get the mission done. During the attack, Buck and Wilma are captured by Corliss and Trent who both show horrible scars from injuries they received from Wilma during a previous confrontation.

    - Written by Woodyanders


A large space freighter is flying toward Necrosis, a massive asteroid belt, a belt where the floating debris is unusually tightly packed...

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