NCIS: Los Angeles: Season 1, Episode 3

Predator (6 Oct. 2009)

TV Episode  |  TV-14  |   |  Crime, Drama, Mystery
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During a training exercise involving an armed drone and ground forces at Camp Pendleton, the drone changes course, launches a missile, kills a Marine, and disappears; the Callen team investigate, find the bad guys, and nail the head man.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Air Force Captain Pete Briggs
Arthur Janson
Black Ops Handler
Joel Hardy
Yousef Kaleem
Hamzi Kahn
Andrew Slamet ...
Tech Student (as A.C. Slamet)


During a joint live-fire training exercise involving a drone (armed with two missiles) and forces on the ground at the Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton, California, someone or something causes the drone to change its course, launch a missile, and kill a sergeant (a drone coordinator); the drone and its second missile disappear; the pilot of the drone is an Air Force captain at a base elsewhere in California; the Callen team investigate. G and Sam take part in a conversation which never happened; Eric finds the face of the finder of the drone; G and Sam find a suspect and a surprise, then Dom finds another suspect and another surprise; Kensi learns about family interrelationships, then G and Sam stop an empty truck. Eventually the team put the pieces together, then G and Sam board a yacht and discover a pilot at work while Eric holds a fire drill at a high school and disposes of a weapon. Everything works out. Written by DocRushing

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Arthur Janson: I don't get close to people on the job. Trust me, you open that door up, you're asking for a needy, whiny, slacker of a colleague.
Special Agent G. Callen: I know exactly what you mean.
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