"Mission: Impossible" Recovery (TV Episode 1968) - Plot Summary Poster

(TV Series)


Plot Summary

  • A U.S. bomber crashes behind the Iron Curtain. Its Fail-Safe device, however, failed to self destruct. A brilliant U.S. scientist who defected to the unnamed country is supervising efforts to take the device apart, which will yield valuable information about the entire U.S. defense system. The IMF must recover the Fail-Safe device and abduct the scientist. As part of the plan devised by Phelps, Rollin and Cinnamon will pose as U.S. scientists on a tour.

    - Written by Bill Koenig


Cleverly dropped hints are at the heart of this story about the capture and disarmament of a fail safe (explosive) device from an American plane downed in hostile territory...

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