After returning from a dangerous mission in East Germany, MacGyver is sent to a safe house by his friend Pete Thornton. Unknown to the two men, an agent who is after MacGyver knows about their hiding place and will stop at nothing to finish the two of them off. Written by
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At the start of the episode, at the shot of people exiting the landing pad, the helicopter can be seen wobbling and then taking off with its door open. Although innocuous in appearance that was a case of "ground resonance", a dangerous condition where a helicopter standing on the ground may start to shake increasingly violently and eventually suffer a catastrophic failure wrecking the helicopter. The pilot took off to prevent this from happening, and the footage was left in the episode. See more
Since he was busy removing Karen's com-unit and then confronting her about her being an enemy agent, Mac doesn't ever get a chance to pour vinegar into the biscuit tin, and he does not take the vinegar bottle with him when he and Karen exit the kitchen, so he could not have later created the cloud of "smokesceen gas" by pouring the baking soda into the tin, since the tin was still empty. See more
[as MacGyver, Karen and Pete are trapped inside the mansion
You'll be the last one to die, MacGyver.
That's what I figure too: Of old age, hopefully.
References Funeral in Berlin