When a plane with some navy sailors on board crashes, the team investigates. They find several other agencies are also investigating and Gregorio's boss, is also interested thinking it might have something to do with the Cartel since the plane originated from Brazil. When Loretta examines the pilots, she learns that both men were shot. When Sebastian goes over the evidence, he deduces that a Naval Petty Officer who was recently busted for anger and insubordination was the one who shot them. When they talk to the man's daughter who wasn't close to him, she doesn't know anything other than he wants to make it all up to her. And when someone leaks the story of her father being the one who brought the plane down, they try to find the truth. But Sebastian goes through it again and says he was wrong. They later learn that someone was interested in the plane and what it is, they need to find out.
Did You Know?
The flight in this episode is Flight 19 just like the Bermuda triangle Flight 19. See more
The Department of Justice (DOJ) could not relocate an NCIS office, nor would it have any say on hiring. The NCIS is under the Department of the Navy, not the DOJ. The DOJ oversees several federal law enforcement agencies, such as the FBI, Marshal's service, and DEA, but military law enforcement is not among them. See more
[listening to Sebastian ramble
These tangents of his common?
It's an endearing quirk.