Experimental US fighter jet gets shot down over East Germany and MacGyver is sent in to demolish the wreckage while Soviets, who are backed by a psychic, are trying to reach it first.
Did You Know?
This episode is an obvious remake of the The Six Million Dollar Man
(1974) episode "Nightmare In The Sky", where the downed experimental jet fighter plane is called the "XJ-7"; this episode is also a nod to veteran actor Dana Elcar
, who was also in that episode (the only episode of that series that he appeared in). See more
Nikki offers to buy the animal from the farmer with a handful of Deutschmarks. To an East German, the currency of West Germany would not only be useless to him but illegal to possess. Her money would have been worthless to him. See more
I'd finished up a little mission in Zurich and the Phoenix Foundation gave me a bonus. Some time off and a first-class flight anywhere I wanted to go. So I took 'em up on it. Signed up for a hot-air balloon rally. Slow and easy over the Alps. No schedule. No time tables. Just watching the birds go by. Enjoying the scenery, smelling the fresh air and reminding myself why eagles don't get ulcers. I did hope we had enough fuel to keep our altitude over the peaks ...
Edited from Top Gun
Written by Randy Edelman See more